Tumblelog by Soup.io
Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.

August 22 2011

Life expectancy increases slightly every year as treatment strategies and technologies improve. At present, more than one year of research is required for each additional year of expected life. Actuarial escape velocity occurs when this ratio reverses, so that life expectancy increases faster than one year per year of research.
Indefinite lifespan - Wikipedia
Tags: wonder life death
Reposted byjaphymynnia

July 03 2011

I am only the current location of these thoughts.
Jason Overby
Reposted byantifuchssofias

April 18 2011

I will not die — it's the world that will end.
Ayn Rand quoting an unknown philosopher
(apropros a recent discussion)
Tags: wonder death
Reposted bycptrickAron

November 26 2008

I think [it is] a sensible coping strategy for transhumanist atheists to donate to an anti-death charity after a loved one dies. Death hurt us, so we will unmake Death. Let that be the outlet for our anger, which is terrible and just.
—  Eliezer Yudkowsky
Reposted bycypher cypher
Older posts are this way If this message doesn't go away, click anywhere on the page to continue loading posts.
Could not load more posts
Maybe Soup is currently being updated? I'll try again automatically in a few seconds...
Just a second, loading more posts...
You've reached the end.

Don't be the product, buy the product!