Depends. Eternal youth? Yes. Eternal life where your body still withers and wastes away and you just get more and more debilitated? No thanks. I want to live to see humanity settle on Mars. I want to see us leave the solar system. I want to be there when we finally find ETs. There is so much awesome ahead of… » 8/30/14 11:35am 8/30/14 11:35am

Whoa whoa whoa! io9 should not be giving a voice to these lunatic OOA skeptics! OOA is the consensus and if the climate debate has taught me anything it's that science is always right the FIRST time and once there is a consensus all evidence to the contrary should be ignored and anyone presenting such evidence is to… » 8/11/14 1:22pm 8/11/14 1:22pm

If you want "an upbeat fantasy where women kick ass" you should really, REALLY check out Full Fathom Five, the latest book in Max Gladstone's Craft Sequence books. The entire primary cast is female—the main protagonist is a trans female. She literally transformed her body in a magical pool. » 8/01/14 4:32pm 8/01/14 4:32pm