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Ray Kurzweil claims we could become 'virtually immortal' as soon as 2029

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Ray Kurzweil claims we could become 'virtually immortal' as soon as 2029

Although the idea of living forever seems to be rooted firmly in the realms of science fiction, it may not be the futuristic pipe dream once thought. Ray Kurzweil, an author who describes himself as a futurist and works on Google's machine learning project, predicts that by 2029, humans will be extending their lives considerably or even indefinitely. He also believes the human brain could be enhanced by tiny robotic implants that connect to cloud-based computer networks to give us 'God-like' abilities. However, he admitted computers won't take over us until they learn to love and laugh. Mr Kurzweil's views...

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