Starting with the year 2045 we could achieve digital immortality

Starting with the year 2045 we could achieve digital immortality

Science
They say that if you have money you can buy anything, except immortality. Russian billionaire Dmitry Itskov is trying to achieve the ultimate goal of humanity, unlocking the ultimate power of digital devices. In this regard, this weekend, he invited several experts in this field in order to talk to them about how people could achieve immortality. Itskov is 32 at this time, he has over 20,000 supporters, and the meeting held at the Congress Global Future 2045 was founded by him. The bold Russian strongly believes that in year 2045 every human could buy an android robot, just like Data from Star Trek. Itskov wants to make a digital/robotic revolution, entitling the new world created by him and his followers "neo-human". (more…)
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Is eye refracring surgery or Lasik worth having?

Is eye refracring surgery or Lasik worth having?

Technology
Some people will say that having a refractive surgery is dangerous and it has its drawbacks, but if you had glasses all your life then you know that it's a small risk worth taking. But let's start with the beginning. About the procedure The LASIK procedure has the purpose to modify the shape of the cornea, the clear cover that's placed over the eyeball. When the procedure is done, the light that enters the eye will be better focused on the retina. The surgeon will remove the eye flap, he will be using a special tool (microkeratome or femtosecond laser) to remove the affected tissue, then he will reapply the hinged flap to the eye. If the procedure is a success (the success rates are between 92% and 98%), the…
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The Evolution of Human Face [video]

The Evolution of Human Face [video]

Science
This ancestral gallery was presented at Senckenberg Natural History Museum in Frankfurt, Germany. Scientists depicted a part of human evolution over millions of years, from the Australopithecus afarensis up to the modern man. All these 27 faces were recreated using forensic technology and the human remains found in various anthropological excavations from all over the world. Every face has its own story, and contains hidden information regarding their way of life.   (more…)
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