Longevity, cryonics, and life extension
Reading #1: "There's No Limit to Longevity" (Scientific American):
Video ("Human popsicles") :
. Frozen Faith: Cryonics and The Quest to Cheat Death
Reading #2 from The Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies:
. FAQ on Ethics of Lifespan Extension:
. Is healthy life extension a good thing?
. Would extending longevity enhance human suffering, or conversely, is death a solution against suffering?
. Would extending longevity lead to extending boredom?
. Would extending longevity make human life meaningless?
. Will cryonics work?
. What are the ethical and interpersonal considerations?
. Are the frozen people dead? Is cryonics suicide?
. Has Walt Disney been frozen? (Answer: No):