Captains of industry once invested in infrastructure, libraries and the arts….developing the creative sensibilities, learning and sense of history for the masses. Today’s titans of industry have money much sooner and their staggering wealth accounts for over 50% of the world’s total wealth. They are young, masters of data, with big egos and, as Oracle’s Larry Ellison says…don’t understand why does one have to die–ever?
This is a terrific article–a must read–. And, who knew there’s a new company called Calico (perhaps one of many) out there which is specifically funded to focus on extending life. This goes way beyond cryogenics and freezing one’s brain.. That’s way outdated compared to the rejuvenation aspirations of these brainiacs….read on!