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Elders Advice Video Prize

Jul 01 2012 08:09 PM | ImmInst in LongeCity

Submit a video interview with someone aged 78 or older and win a book, CD or video game of your choice from the LongeCity store. Entry conditions:
1- The person you are interviewing must...

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Book

Jun 30 2012 01:39 PM | caliban in LongeCity

"THE SCIENTIFIC CONQUEST OF DEATH" - a life extension anthology commissioned, compiled, edited by the Immortality Institute (LongeCity)

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Local Meetings

Feb 26 2012 04:03 AM | ImmInst in LongeCity

LongeCity is a cyberspace platform for people across the globe, but we appreciate the value of old-fashioned face to face meetings.
We index and support local chapters, workshops and meetings that are run by our members, by affiliates and related o...

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donate

Feb 04 2012 09:35 PM | ImmInst in LongeCity

Longecity would not be the most active and informative life extension forum on the internet without the support of our members and donors.

In addition to maintaining the forums, projects such as the documentary film “Exploring Life Extension”...

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Metformin a life extension drug?

Dec 08 2011 11:28 PM | s123 in Articles

by Sven Bulterijs

For hundreds of years it has been known that a plant extract from the French lilac (Galega officinalis) improved the intense urination seen in diabetes patients. From this plant guanidine was extracted but it was too toxic...

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Calorie Restriction Primer

Nov 18 2011 08:52 PM | caliban in Articles

by Sven Bulterijs & Paul McGlothin,

Often described as the only proven intervention that extends mean and maximal life-span in mammalian species, it is also a lifestyle choice for the committed immortalist. But why and how does it work? H...

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Folding@Home Team

Nov 06 2011 07:33 PM | brokenportal in Articles

Use your computer's spare processing power to help cure disease!

TheLongevity Meme has teamed up with Longecity to contribute to the Stanford Folding@Home distributing computing project – aimed at curing disease through understanding the basics...

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LongeCity Science Initiatives - Autumn 2011 review

Oct 08 2011 12:34 PM | caliban in Articles

“To conquer the blight of involuntary death” is a complex task: political, economic, logistic, and social factors all play a role in making this dream a reality. Ultimately though, the challenge remains a scientific and technological one. We need to kn...

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Crosslinks

Oct 07 2011 12:48 PM | ImmInst in Articles

by Johan Sjöberg



The diseases and complications of aging are infamous –cardiovascular disease, cataracts, Alzheimer's disease, amyloidosis, cancer, and so on. Their effects are often debilitating, and one of them will always end u...

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Midsummer 2011 Redesign

Sep 09 2011 06:55 AM | caliban in Archive

During today's downtime a number of new features were implemented:


1) Design: with the help of the winning desinger we are starting to implement customisations. We are also looking at a new 'skin' for the forum for a fresh new look.
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'Reputation' System Explained

May 25 2011 02:32 AM | caliban in LongeCity

LongeCity Members and Registered Users can vote for each others posts to show approval of disapproval (by clicking in the right hand corner on the last line of each post). All contributors are enrolled in this scheme.
The following are a few point...

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30 seconds to improve this website

Mar 07 2011 08:43 PM | caliban in LongeCity

Do you want to take to make this a better website?
LongeCity is firmly a community website. There is very little 'official' content, because we believe in the wisdom of groups and in the dynamics of collective action.
In the long run, visiti...

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LongeCity Leadership

Jan 08 2011 07:49 PM | caliban in LongeCity

Under the old Constitution, new Director elections would be commenced on January 8th (today). In some respects, this annual election was a very useful event: Members were reminded that they hold the key to determining the direction of the Institute, ei...

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