The Mercury News | Quoted tech billionaires and human immortality

March 6, 2015

The Mercury News — March 6, 2015 | Levi Sumagaysay

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Google spinoff Calico’s stated mission is to harness advanced technologies to increase our understanding of the biology that controls lifespan.

Google’s Larry Page has also backed Singularity University. Its co-founders Ray Kurzweil and Peter Diamandis are big fans of immortality — or at least living till 700. [...]