News Briefs 09-06-2014

The news gets newer, as we all get older.

Quote of the Day:

The golden age is before us, not behind us.

William Shakespeare

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emlong's picture
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18 September 2007
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8 hours 8 min

So you hit your 100th birthday and go "WTF!" - then you go on and live another 11 years! I am curious about the psychology of living so long if indeed there is much psychology or anything else left upstairs. What are the psycho-philosophical effects?

My favorite supercentenarian tale (Probably bull but a lovely idea)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Ching-Yuen

However, given that some ET's claim to be able to live many hundreds of years it may be possible given the right esoteric practice.

LastLoup's picture
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6 April 2010
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3 hours 21 min

This...this is frightening:
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world...

...I forgot how I got here but everyone seems to be heading off in that direction. I hope someone brought food. I have a feeling this is going to be a long journey................