life extension

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Death of Death

What young people can learn from a society of aging immortalists trying to live long enough to live forever.
Annalies Winny
12.6.18
longevity

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.
Kate Lunau
2.7.18
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.
Mary Pilon
2.7.17
Health

This Is What Immortality Looks Like

It's not always such a picnic.
Eve Herold
8.15.16
columns

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.
Zoltan Istvan
8.12.16
VICE Long Reads

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.
Matt Blake
5.10.16
Opinion

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

The FDA is holding America back as we enter the transhumanist age.
Zoltan Istvan
1.26.16
Opinion

Why I Became a Christian Transhumanist

Christians are embracing cyborgs, cryogenics, and radical life extension.
Micah Redding
8.14.15
Culture

Is Immortality GOOD or BAD?

Living forever: Is it worth it?
Vicki Turk and Brian Anderson
4.17.15
Post Mortem

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."
Simon Davis
10.1.14