“Your future self is watching right now through your memories.”–Aubrey de Grey
The newly released volume, After Shock, features 50 of the world’s most renowned futurists reflecting on the 50-year legacy of Alvin Toffler’s Future Shock, and looking ahead to the next 50 years. Seven of the contributors have been guests on Seeking Delphi™ This is the sixth in a series of repeats of these podcasts, which will lead up to panel discussion with some of the authors, on the book and the Toffler legacy.
Aubrey de Grey is co-founder and chief science officer of the SENS foundation, and a leader in the global research effort to end aging. This program from 2017 was the first of four appearances for Aubrey on Seeking Delphi.™ All of his previous programs are linked below this first one.
The day I read Future Shock, just a couple of years after it came out, was the day that started me on the course to becoming a futurist. Here’s what I wrote on this blog when Toffler died in July of 2016.
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Episode #19 Redux, Ending Aging with Aubrey de Grey
YouTube slide show of Episode #19
Special Edition: Preview of Undoing Aging 2019 Conference with Aubrey de Grey (March 2019)
Special Edition: Highlights of Undoing Aging 2019(April 2019)
Podcast #40: Scenarios for a Post-Aging Future, with Aubrey de Grey, Elizabeth Parrish, David Wood, and Keith Comito
Elizabeth Parrish self-tests Bioviva gene therapy
Brian Hanley’s bold experiment
George Church’s ambitious plans
Information injected into monkey brains
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