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Biology Longevity Philosophy

Extending Life

The Science, Business and Ethics of Life Extension

Humans have always been fascinated by the prospect of extending life. But only recently have human efforts into prolonging life emerged from the domain of charlatans and alchemists to become legitimate scientific and business ventures. Views on life extension differ drastically within the anti-aging community, most focus on improving healthspan, but a few bold voices suggest that radical life extension may be possible. This material will explore many aspects of the emerging longevity industry, including areas of research and ethical considerations.