life extension


The Death of Death

What young people can learn from a society of aging immortalists trying to live long enough to live forever.


These Bats Don't Seem to Die of Old Age—Can They Help Extend the Human Lifespan?

Unlike in humans, the telomeres of long-lived bats do not appear to shrink with age.


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.


This Is What Immortality Looks Like

It's not always such a picnic.


Living Forever Has Never Been More Popular

While the US government still hasn’t shown much interest in supporting longevity research for its citizens, the life extension movement is dramatically expanding around the world.


How Jellyfish, Nanobots, and Naked Mole Rats Could Make Humans Immortal

We spoke to the world's leading experts in the field of human life extension to get an update on how close we are to living forever.


We Need a New Government Agency to Oversee the Search for Immortality

The FDA is holding America back as we enter the transhumanist age.


Why I Became a Christian Transhumanist

Christians are embracing cyborgs, cryogenics, and radical life extension.


Is Immortality GOOD or BAD?

Living forever: Is it worth it?


This Mortician Wants You to Take a Hands-On Approach with Corpses

"We are entrenched in the idea that dead bodies are dangerous, and we are entrenched in the idea that it is better to have professionals do it... American death is a really recent invention."