What's wrong with this path to immortality?
1. Do not die.
2. Eliminate all possible causes of death.
It's very easy to figure out a conceptual solution to a problem when you look at it from a high-up enough meta level, or from the sideline.... (more)
I am very sorry for your loss and cannot begin to imagine what you are going through. I really would prefer not to speculate on such morbid matters, but knowing people who died in the crash too, I couldn't help thinking about this, and understand your urge to look for answers.
Although I am by no means an expert on this specific matter, I have a working... (more)
Why does our culture grant jocks more attention and esteem than those who negotiate peace, unravel the mysteries of the universe or find cures for diseases? How does it make sense that people who punch each other to shreds or play with a ball earn up to 85 times the prize money for the highest scientific award on earth, and the... (more)