LUNGS-ON-DEMAND. In the U.S. alone, more than 1,400 people are waiting for a lung transplant — there simply aren’t enough donor lungs available to meet the need. Soon, though, patients might have a new source for brand new lungs: the lab. On Wednesday, researchers from University of Texas Medical Branch published a new paper in the journal Science Translational Medicine. In it,... Continue Reading →
Raw water is water taken directly from the stream: non-filtered, non-purified It cannot benefit your health, it might kill you. Don't be naive - not everything "natural" or "raw" is good for you. If nature had had it's way with you, you would most likely be dead by now (you know, the ordinary things that could have... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNjpsQorvco Panellists: Elizabeth Parrish, CEO of BioViva Sciences Inc - known as "patient zero" for two anti-aging therapies that her company is researching. Ilia Stambler, Author of the definitive history of life extensionism, and Outreach Coordinator at International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD). Elena Milova, Board Member of the Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF)... Continue Reading →
This guide is for Ubuntu 16.04 Server for x64 platforms. Can also be used for Debian and Mint, but Python Support may be different (just google it, find package and that's it!). If you're stuck with [email protected] on Debian, Mint, or Ubuntu comment bellow and I will try my best to fix it for you.... Continue Reading →
Yes, you read it right: the same dust collector you use to watch kitten videos can help scientists around the world to execute complex calculations in order to understand how proteins fold (which is essential to understanding cancer, Alzheimer's disease and many other Grim Reapers!). At this rate, we might be able to defeat cancer... Continue Reading →
We would benefit greatly from surpassing the limitations of our monkey brains. If we are to construct such AI, we need to make sure we can understand it, and hopefully moderate it. It is extremely difficult to make a safety switch (and perhaps ethically wrong), and that is why Elon Musk proposes integrating technology into... Continue Reading →
If you had to choose right now, how long would you want to live? 80 years? 90? 120? Longer? And do you think you'll change your mind once you reach that age? Fifty thousand years ago most humans died very young. As we learned how to use the resources around us to treat ourselves, this got better and better.