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Articles related to immortality

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Cover Story: Digital Immortality
Is a Google executive’s vision of a digital afterlife feasible or a fantasy?
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Feature: Mortality Molecules
Cancer cells become immortal by exploiting a mechanism that protects normal cells from DNA damage. Can we use these molecules to turn off cancer’s fountain of youth?
Quandary: Grim News for Immortals
A recent paper in Nature has cast a wet blanket over the dreams of immortality researchers.