Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs
The brains, which were from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Dippin' Dots Is Launching a Cryogenics Company, Because Why Not
This is not a joke.
How Not to Die
The Creepy, Insane, and Undeniably Romantic World of Cryonics
I went into it a skeptic—and I still don’t think it’ll work. And yet I’m sold.
The Father of Cryonics Never Really Died
Robert Ettinger 'died' in 2011 and was preserved according to his beliefs, but his work and message live on with his followers.
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE
Is Paying $80,000 to Freeze Your Head Worth Seeing What the Future Will Be?
Floating in a tank of liquid nitrogen, unable to control our destiny, is very unappealing. But it's much more appealing than being nibbled on by worms and bacteria.
The Only Anti-Cryonics Law In North America Is Being Challenged In Court
Deep freezing could be coming to the North.
Teen Who Died of Cancer In U.K. Wins Right to Be Cryogenically Frozen
A 14-year-old British teen has been cryogenically frozen in the U.S. after dying from a rare form of cancer.
This Photographer Spent a Decade Shooting Cryonics Enthusiasts
Murray Ballard has documented everyone from amateur cryonicists in the UK to America's "father of cryonics."
We Hear a Cryonics Rock Opera on Today's 'Daily VICE'
Matthew Deutsch is so invested in cryonics—the process of deep freezing a body with the hope of reanimating it at a later time—he wrote a rock opera about it.
Life Is Chill When You Believe Science Will Solve Death
Is cryonics real science, or a New Age religion? A Motherboard investigation.
A Mammal’s Brain Has Been Cryonically Preserved and Recovered
A team lead by a researcher at MIT says it has thawed a cryonically-frozen rabbit brain without causing structural damage.
How to Freeze Your Brain and Live Forever (Maybe)
Companies have refined cryonics technology to better preserve peoples' brains after death. But so far, no one knows how to turn a cryogenically frozen brain back into a living person.