[FoRK] Extreme Life Extension: Investing in Cryonics for the Long, Long Term

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Tue Jun 22 08:51:19 PDT 2010


On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 12:30:05PM +1000, silky wrote:

> Honestly, because I would consider it more of a sci-fi dream that is
> unpractical and hence worthless to spend time considering. If it was
> practical, and every-day like hospital is now, then for sure, it would
> be on the agenda.

It is far more practical than people seem to realize.

If you're a snail, immortality is round the corner now.
I presume most people here will live to see mice. 

Primates, that's more iffy. I don't expect to live to
see people-sized models, but who knows.

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