If you’re alive in 20 years, you may be able to live forever

View Zone piece on life extension, with special emphasis on telemeres.

So for humans to extend life we must do two things: first, eliminate the toxins in our environment that make short telomeres a “good thing” while finding a dietary or pharmaceutical method for increasing and preserving the length of our cells’ telomeres.

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