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Russian Scientists Set to Make Man Live Forever in the Next 10 Years
Description: An European scientist is currently leading a research program on eternal human life. Human minds could be downloaded into robots within 10 years, allowing human beings to ‘live forever’. A Russian entrepreneur heads a hi-tech research, named ‘Avatar’. Itskov, a media entrepreneur, claims to have hired 100 scientists to reach this goal – and is now looking for other scientists to help with the project. ‘This project is leading down the road to immortality,’ says Itskov. ‘A person with a perfect Avatar will be able to remain part of society. People don’t want to die.’ The aim to transplant a human brain into a robot body within 10 years. This technology is supposed to be of high among the ‘disabled and close to dying’. What do you think of this idea? Do you support it?