New PDF release: 100 Plus: How the Coming Age of Longevity Will Change

By Sonia Arrison

ISBN-10: 0465027709

ISBN-13: 9780465027705

Humanity is at the cusp of a thrilling toughness revolution. the 1st individual to reside to a hundred and fifty years has most likely already been born. what's going to your existence seem like for those who stay to be over a hundred? Will you be fit? Will your marriage want a sundown clause? How lengthy will you want to paintings? Will you end one profession at sixty-five merely to return to varsity to profit a brand new one? after which, will you be fortunately operating for one more sixty years? perhaps you’ll be a guardian to a infant and a grandparent while. Will the area develop into overpopulated? and the way will residing longer impact your funds, your loved ones lifestyles, and your perspectives on faith and the afterlife? In a hundred Plus, futurist Sonia Arrison takes us on an eye-opening trip to the long run at our doorsteps, the place technology and know-how are commencing to transform lifestyles as we all know it. She introduces us to the folk reworking our lives: the bright scientists and genius inventors and the billionaires who fund their paintings. The wonderful advances to increase our lives—and sturdy health—are virtually the following. within the very close to destiny clean organs for transplants should be grown in laboratories, cloned stem cells will carry formerly unstoppable illnesses to their knees, and residing earlier a hundred may be the rule, no longer the exception. Sonia Arrison brings over a decade of expertise gaining knowledge of and writing approximately state-of-the-art advances in technological know-how and expertise to a hundred Plus, portray a brilliant photograph of a destiny that only in the near past gave the look of technology fiction, yet now's very actual. a hundred Plus is the 1st ebook to offer readers a finished realizing of ways life-extending discoveries will switch our social and monetary worlds. This illuminating and imperative textual content may also help us navigate the exciting trip of existence past a hundred years.

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Med. III, f. 82v). Moreover he possessed the whole collection of dried plants from Johannes Bauhin (Epist. med. III, f. 101v).

Quite a lot of his books seem to be lost. In his own copy of the “Bibliotheca universalis” (no. 15 Furthermore, in 10 Peter Merian: Nachrichten über Felix Platters Naturaliensammlung, in: Bericht über die Verhandlungen der naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 4 (1840), p. ; Valentin Lötscher: Felix Platter und seine Familie. 153. Neujahrsblatt, herausgegeben von der Gesellschaft für das Gute und Gemeinnützige, Basel 1975, pp. 132 and 136. 11 Urs B. ), Georgius Agricola—Bergwelten 1494 1994, Essen 1994, p.

3 Zwingli’s library was sold for 200 pounds and Bullinger’s was estimated at 1’000 pounds: Germann 1994, p. 111. 4 The price was not cheap, as Wolf wrote in his “Alphabetum empiricum, sive, Dioscoridis et Stephani Atheniensis . . de remediis expertis liber” (Zürich 1581, f. 2r): “Cum Gesnerianae Bibliothecae, quam non exiguis sumptibus mihi comparavi, . ”. 5 Gessner made a lot of handwritten annotations in his copies of Dioscorides, Pliny and Theophrastus as Wolf wrote in his “ΥΠΟΣΧΕΣΙΣ, sive de Conradi Gesneri stirpium historia ad Ioannem Cratonem .

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