The Planarian Flatworm: A Gateway to Human Immortality?

A planarian is a species one of many non-parasitic flatworms. Planaria are common to many parts of the world, living in both salt-water and in...

Soylent…And it’s not Green!

At first it may seen disingenuous to create an edible product and call it Soylent. For those of a certain age (ahem!) we might associate Soylent with...

Immortality: It’s Here Already!

Immortality is already here… but only if you are a certain species of jellyfish! Now we’re not talking Portuguese Man-o-War giant...

Action! Directing your Dreams may soon be Possible

It’s always been one of our dreams… to be able to direct our dreams. it’s known as lucid dreaming. A dream state where you are...

The AI that Knows What You’re Thinking….

If you are a scientist specialising in the development of AI, artificial intelligence,  then you are in demand, big time! Silicon Valley Facebook,...

Will l Live to be 200?

A lot of people think there is no chance of celebrating their 100th birthday. But what about their 200th birthday? Inconceivable? Not at all! Look at...

Stephen Hawking and his fear of Artificial Intelligence

In the blue corner we have Stephen Hawking, representing mankind; world renowned physicist, presenter, philosopher and cosmologist, author of the...

Immortality. Where to Put all those Accumulating Memories?

Let’s imagine (or scroll forward if you think it definitely will happen) we manage to cure ageing, both in the body and in the mind. We have...

Girl Who Never Grows Old may hold Key to Immortality

Gabrielle (Gabby) Williams from Billings, Montana, United States, is 9 years old, but weighs a mere 11 pounds. She has the appearance of an infant...