Is it possible to become immortal?
Being immortal sounds rewarding, right? What if we told you that it may be possible for humans to achieve immortality in the near future? Regardless of your age, the concept of death is a bummer, and the idea of immortality has always been among humankind’s top priorities; from alchemists trying to find the elixir of life to sultans or kings sending heralds to faraway lands in search of Adam’s wine. We can also see humanity’s longing for immortality in great written pieces. Epics such as Gilgamesh and Odyssey are full of references to this longing, and we also see the promise of an eternal afterlife in religious texts.
As time passed, the accumulation of scientific and medical knowledge led us to accept death as a part of life; however, humans are still seeking an answer to the question of how to live forever. Well, thanks to the recent developments in technology along with medicine, scientists say that it may be possible to achieve immortality and life forever.
It sounds like a science fiction movie scenario, but we might be able to slow down the aging process of cells or upload our consciousness to the cloud in the future. What is more intriguing is that all of this can happen way sooner than you might expect! If you are wondering about just how close we are to immortality and how to live forever, be sure to check our video.