Summary of living forever news from Ray Kurzweil 21-June-2013
Some more "it's definitely going to happen" stories from Ray's newsletter. All links get copied to their respective page for archiving.
New technique to Alzheimer's restores already lost synapses - alternative to failed approaches that attack amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles.
I try to avoid filling up the "avert" section with cancer advances as there are so many, but this story describes a totally novel approach using high molecular weight hyaluronan (HMW-HA) that has been determined to help the naked mole rat live cancer free.
Grand Challenge announced by NASA to find all asteroids that threaten significant human populations - one of big ones that we may need to survive however immortal we make our bodies. In fact, the longer we live, the more likely we'll have to deal with a potential planet killer in our lifetimes.
Rhodiola rosea found to increase fruit fly lifespan by 24% on top of restricted calorie effect.