Scientist: “We can live to be 1,000 years old”

The BBC have published an article by Cambridge University scientist Dr. Aubrey de Grey who claims that someone aged 60 years old today could live to be 1,000 years old.

Of course, many have claimed such science fiction will turn to fact in the past, but this guy appears genuinely convinced. And since he leads some of the work in this field, he seems qualified.

He states many of the hurdles have solutions already in the works, and that in the next ten years we should have the medical advances necessary to keep someone going and going and…

Anyway, if you can draw your eyes away from the beard, the fascinatingly uncomplicated article can be found over on BBC News.