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by RibJig
Mon May 02, 2022 8:21 am
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: how long after brain death does cryonics become senseless?
Replies: 0
Views: 63

how long after brain death does cryonics become senseless?

seeking opinions based on science as we now know it or as we now anticipate it in future; my brief non-scientific search indicates a delay of 2 hours between death & cryonics is senseless ie brain is "annihilated"...? even 1 hour delay is very very iffy...? so if I want contingency in my alcor membe...
by RibJig
Thu Feb 10, 2022 11:03 am
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: widespread cryonics acceptance
Replies: 0
Views: 305

widespread cryonics acceptance

this associate member has previously suggested space travel hibernation acceptance will catalyze cryonics revival acceptance... a recent related video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8J1ysPkmWA&t=578s Alcor is now pushing for widespread cryonics awareness, right? (instead of just "laying low") doe...
by RibJig
Sat Sep 18, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: Wife raids ex-husband's cryogenics lab
Replies: 1
Views: 651

Re: Wife raids ex-husband's cryogenics lab

Yes, Alcor should address this kind of issue
to instill confidence in their clients.
Failsafe methods for preventing insane actions.
Over period of 50-100 years it could happen
one or more times...
by RibJig
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:50 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: AI or AGI & solving revival problem
Replies: 0
Views: 725

AI or AGI & solving revival problem

IMO, it will be AI and or AGI more likely to discover solution(s) to revival:

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-57929095 :o :D
by RibJig
Sun Jul 11, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: ALCOR in the New York Times
Replies: 1
Views: 860

Re: ALCOR in the New York Times

Thanks for posting. "...he had died without completing the normal legal and financial arrangements with Alcor, so no standby team had been on hand for his death. By the time he arrived at Alcor’s facility, too much time had elapsed for the team to be able to successfully circulate the protective che...
by RibJig
Mon May 24, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: population stagnation ===> recycling humans via cryonics
Replies: 0
Views: 781

population stagnation ===> recycling humans via cryonics

This just published!!: "All over the world, countries are confronting population stagnation and a fertility bust, a dizzying reversal unmatched in recorded history..." from https://www.yahoo.com/news/long-slide-looms-world-population-114958574.html Could this move cryonics from exotica to necessity....
by RibJig
Tue Dec 29, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Cryobiology
Topic: cryogenic sleep discussed publicly !!
Replies: 0
Views: 1560

cryogenic sleep discussed publicly !!

https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/28/world/le ... index.html

If science is discussing cryogenic sleep now, can discussion of cryonic sleep aka cryonic revival be next...?
by RibJig
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: link to cryonics revival calculator
Replies: 0
Views: 1406

link to cryonics revival calculator

https://www.cryonicscalculator.com/

my results using QuickLook = 56.2% chance of revival (I'll take that :o :o :o )
others? comments on calculator...?
by RibJig
Mon Jul 20, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: Further thoughts about identity survival: some examples
Replies: 42
Views: 33691

Re: Further thoughts about identity survival: some examples

science of cryopreservation timeline scenario: up to, say, 2080: no human revivals 2080 -- 2120: human revivals with moderate issues 2120 -- 2150: human revivals with minor issues 2150: human revivals with no issues 24 hrs later, a more conservative scenario: up to, say, 2100: no human revivals 210...
by RibJig
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Alcor General
Topic: Further thoughts about identity survival: some examples
Replies: 42
Views: 33691

Re: Further thoughts about identity survival: some examples

> The question RibJig of today should be most concerned with is...who will this revived person be ===== Frosty & all RibJig of today believes, with time, science will solve more & more cryonics revival issues. If RibJig pre-cryopreservation wants to die strongly believing future RibJig will experien...