House M.D. (TV Series 2004–2012 Immortality Immortality is eternal life, the ability to live forever. Biological forms have inherent limitations which medical interventions or engineering may or may not be able to overcome. Natural selection has developed potential biological immortality in at least one species, the jellyfish Turritopsis dohrnii. In religious contexts, immortality is often stated to be among the promises by God (or other deities) to human beings who show goodness or else follow divine law (cf. resurrection). The Epic of Gilgamesh, one of the first literary works, dating back at least to the 22nd century BC, is primarily a quest of a hero seeking to become immortal. The atheist philosopher William Godwin asked 'Why may not man one day be immortal?' Definitions Scientific Mind uploading is the transference of consciousness from a human brain to an alternative medium providing the same functionality. Religious Alchemy Physical immortality Causes of death Aging Disease
30 Days of Night (2007 Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004 Frankenstein Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley about eccentric scientist Victor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was eighteen, and the novel was published when she was twenty. The first edition was published anonymously in London in 1818. Shelley's name appears on the second edition, published in France in 1823. Shelley had travelled through Europe in 1814, journeying along the river Rhine in Germany with a stop in Gernsheim which is just 17 km (10 mi) away from Frankenstein Castle, where two centuries before an alchemist was engaged in experiments. Later, she traveled in the region of Geneva (Switzerland)—where much of the story takes place—and the topics of galvanism and other similar occult ideas were themes of conversation among her companions, particularly her lover and future husband, Percy Shelley. Summary Composition
John Carter | Oficjalna strona filmu John Carter, najnowszy film zdobywcy Oscarów® Andrew Stantona, to pełna akcji opowieść o wielkiej przygodzie na Barsoom - tajemniczej, egzotycznej planecie, znanej nam pod nazwą Mars. Historia Johna Cartera, którą po raz pierwszy poznaliśmy w kultowej powieści Edgara Rice'a Burroughsa, była inspiracją dla wielu popularnych hollywoodzkich filmów, zarówno w przeszłości, jak i obecnie. Film przedstawia losy zmęczonego wojną byłego kapitana, Johna Cartera (Taylor Kitsch). W nieznany sposób zostaje on przeniesiony na Marsa, gdzie niechętnie bierze udział w konflikcie pomiędzy jego mieszkańcami, do których należą między innymi Tars Tarkas (Willem Dafoe) i urzekająca księżniczka Dejah Toris (Lynn Collins). Uwięziony w świecie stojącym nad przepaścią, John Carter zdaje sobie sprawę, że losy Barsoom i jego mieszkańców leżą w jego rękach, a to, co go spotyka pozwala mu na nowo odkryć swoje człowieczeństwo. John Carter pojawi się w kinach 9 marca.
Immortality for Humans by 2045 A Russian mogul wants to achieve cybernetic immortality for humans within the next 33 years. He's pulled together a team intent on creating fully functional holographic human avatars that house our artificial brains. Now he's asking billionaires to help fund the advancements needed along the way. Top 5 Scariest Bioweapons: Photos The man behind the 2045 Initiative, described as a nonprofit organization, is a Russian named Dmitry Itskov. Gizmag's Dario Borghino wisely warned that "one must be careful not to believe that improbable technological advances automatically become more likely simply by looking further away in the future." Recently Itskov published an open letterto the Forbes world's billionaires list telling them that they have the ability to finance the extension of their own lives up to immortality. Avatar Girlfriend Goes On Date The project's ultimate goal is to save people from suffering and death. Image Credit: 2045 Initiative Group
Blade: Trinity (2004 The Importance of Being Earnest (2002 Mary Shelley Mary Shelley (née Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin; 30 August 1797 – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus (1818). She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic poet and philosopher Percy Bysshe Shelley. Her father was the political philosopher William Godwin, and her mother was the philosopher and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft. Mary Godwin's mother died when she was eleven days old; afterwards, she and her older half-sister, Fanny Imlay, were raised by her father. In 1816, the couple famously spent a summer with Lord Byron, John William Polidori, and Claire Clairmont near Geneva, Switzerland, where Mary conceived the idea for her novel Frankenstein. Biography Early life Page from William Godwin's journal recording "Birth of Mary, 20 minutes after 11 at night" (left column, four rows down) Percy Bysshe Shelley Bath and Marlow
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012 Biotechnology Will Stop Aging | Ray Kurzweil With rendition switcher Question: What is your health regiment? Ray Kurzweil: I’ve read series of two books with a co-author Doctor Terry Grossman who’s a complementary physician, complementary medicine physician in Denver. The first book was "Fantastic Voyage, Live Long Enough to Live Forever" and we just came out of a book today called "Transcend, Nine Steps to Living Well Forever." And we describe 3 bridges to radical life extension to dramatic extensions in your longevity. Bridge one is what you can do right now and most of the books describes that process and it’s a personalize approach so other people would necessarily want to do exactly what I do but they want to follow the same methodology which is to find out what’s your health challenges are.