More from Ray Kurzweil

In Scientific American, he talks about advances reprogramming biology (synthetic biology), iRNA and the costs of DNA sequencing halving every year. He repeats the message from his book The fantastic voyage: Live long enough to live forever.
He expects that within 15 years, we’ll be adding more than a year each year to remaining life expectancy. He advises people to take care of themselves the old-fashioned way for a while longer and you may get to experience the remarkable century ahead.”

Ray predicts immersive virtual reality by 2020