immortality

3.6.19

The 'Elixir of Immortality' Was Found Next to a Dead Guy in China

Archaeologists uncovered the ancient Chinese substance in a tomb. It doesn't appear to have worked.

1.18.19

A Helpful Timeline of Prince Philip Not Dying

In response to the news that he flipped a Land Rover and, miraculously, walked away virtually unscathed.

6.11.18

We Asked Some Goths What They Actually Think About Death

“We’re more aware of our own mortality than 'normal people', because we embrace it.”

7.31.17

Scientists Found a Way to Stop Aging in Human Cells

They targeted telomeres, caps on chromosomes whose length roughly corresponds to age.

7.18.17

Summer League Is Built For Lonzo Ball

The NBA Summer League is something looser, goofier, and decidedly different from the actual NBA. In Vegas, Lonzo Ball fit in perfectly.

4.30.17

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.

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4.26.17

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.

12.5.16

Artist Uses 150-Year-Old Photography Technique to Create These Chilling Images

Victorian pictures of corpses and pale nudes mingle with contemporary images made with the photography precursor.

11.25.16

The Only Anti-Cryonics Law In North America Is Being Challenged In Court

Deep freezing could be coming to the North.

10.5.16

The Human Lifespan Has a Natural Limit. Scientists Might Know How to Break It

In the future, aging will be treated not as a natural process, but as a disease.

8.15.16

This Is What Immortality Looks Like

It's not always such a picnic.

8.15.16

These Surreal Ancient Alchemy Manuscripts Are Terrifyingly Cool

Behold, the weird and wonderful world of alchemy.

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