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What are the consequences of radical life extension?

Should we attempt to live forever?

More questions than answers - but more information coming soon.

Resources

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Event

Annual conference by the International Longevity Centre

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Event about prevention in an ageing organized by International Longevity Centre UK

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Online webinar by Cambridge University Longevity Society with Andrew J Scott, Professor of Economics at LSE and author of "The 100 Year Life"

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Online event by The Alliance for Longevity Initiatives hosting political insiders advancing policy to support longevity

Event
Longevity Week 2022
14-Nov-2022 to 18-Nov-2022

Organised by the Longevity Forum - more details coming

Book

Book written by philosopher Ingemar Patrick Linden

Event

Philosopher Ingemar Patrick Linden talks about his new book, The Case Against Death, at this London Futurists online event (FREE)

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Karen Hooper, Martin Carkett, and Jess Northend speaking about longer healthspans on London Futurists online event (FREE)

Academic

Professor of Economics, University of Oxford

Event

How should people interested in the future help society prepare for that sea-change transition in attitude?

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Ethics Blog Posts

Suicide Club by Rachel Heng - Book Review
04-Jan-2019

Suicide Club by Rachel Heng - Book Review

In the book, the vision of biological immortality has become reality, but has not yet fully arrived

Inequality and Threat
19-Apr-2018

Inequality and Threat

A look at the risk of inequality between rich and poor being polarised to extreme

They don’t want you to hear about the end of ageing
17-Nov-2016

They don’t want you to hear about the end of ageing

Many advertisers refused to take my money to promote the Live Forever Manual - raising awareness is an uphill battle!

New UK Alcohol Guidelines - Are you feeling lucky?
09-Feb-2016

New UK Alcohol Guidelines - Are you feeling lucky?

Just the one won't kill me... well, it might, as there is no safe level for drinking alcohol

Air pollution - a significant killer
07-May-2015

Air pollution - a significant killer

Long-term exposure to PM2.5 and other air pollution can knock 12 years off your life

Recent News

Poor women in England are dying younger, reveals a life expectancy report

The Guardian - 17-Apr-2022

Female life expectancy in poorest areas was 7.7 years lower than richest areas of England

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99% of people in the world are breathing polluted air

Independent - 04-Apr-2022

WHO calls for the immediate transition from fossil fuel use to clean energy

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UK ranks second for lung disease deaths in Western Europe, with more negative impact on poor people

BBC - 28-Feb-2022

UK charity seeks funding opportunities for better treatment and research

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China's population may have peaked last year as birthrate falls

The Guardian - 17-Jan-2022

Government policies have not reversed long-term decline in population growth

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New Zealand plans to ban cigarettes and become smoke-free by 2025

BBC - 09-Dec-2021

Reducing nicotine addiction in youth by restricting access to tobacco products

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