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'''Life extension''' is the study and philosophy primarily focuses on biologically centric anti ageing techniques.
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'''Life extension''' is the study and practice of biologically-centred anti-ageing techniques.
  
It is sometimes used distinct fashion from [[immortality]], [[mind uploading]] or [[indefinite lifespan]].
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It is sometimes referred to in a distinct fashion from [[immortalism]], [[mind uploading]], [[indefinite lifespan]] or other [[technological longevity]] solutions. Inclusion of emerging technologies may be instead referred to as [[radical life extension]].
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The philosophy of life extension is [[longevism]]. Opposition to life extension may be pejoratively referred to as [[deathism]].
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In wider society, there are many [[arguments against life extension|arguments made against life extension]], as well as many varying attitudes based on how the proposition is phrased.<ref>[https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4718974/ Great Desire for Extended Life and Health amongst the American Public]</ref>
  
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life_extension Wikipedia:Life extension]
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* {{Wikipedia|Life extension}}
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* {{Reddit|longevity}}
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== References ==
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[[Category:Transhumanism]]
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[[Category:Life extensionism]]

Latest revision as of 16:51, 20 January 2017

Life extension is the study and practice of biologically-centred anti-ageing techniques.

It is sometimes referred to in a distinct fashion from immortalism, mind uploading, indefinite lifespan or other technological longevity solutions. Inclusion of emerging technologies may be instead referred to as radical life extension.

The philosophy of life extension is longevism. Opposition to life extension may be pejoratively referred to as deathism.

In wider society, there are many arguments made against life extension, as well as many varying attitudes based on how the proposition is phrased.[1]

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References