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David Pearce
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Wikipedia has an excellent bibliography:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Resveratrol
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Could wider public policy lessons be drawn...?
http://www.livescience.com/44823-low-glucose-angry-spouse.html
Why married couples should make sure to eat before they discuss potentially heated topics.
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I thought there was a study on this already called the "hangry" phenomenon  
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Competition for the Darwin awards is always stiff. For the foreseeable future, there will always be folk who seem inordinately keen to remove themselves from the gene pool. However, I don't think human frailty to shake us from the long term goal of phasing out the biology of suffering throughout the living world. Centuries? Millennia? I don't know.
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A group of evangelical Christians has spent $16,000 (£9,500) on a Nao robot to explore the impact of humanoid robotics and artificial intelligence on humanity
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I must be misunderstanding your retort, since it seems to contradict itself.
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Please write an essay of at least four tweets in length. Don’t forget to use punctuation and stuff.
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Instead of seeking happiness in the abstract, should we pursue concrete, specific, well-defined goals - like perpetual activation of our twin "hedonic hotspots" in the CNS? 
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-04-cultivating-happiness-misunderstood.html
(Medical Xpress)—The paradox of happiness is that chasing it may actually make us less happy, a Stanford researcher says. So how does one find happiness? Effective ways exist, according to new research.
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“People love others not for who they are but for how they make them feel.” ( Irwin Federman)
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Green tea is said to have many putative positive effects on health. Now, researchers are reporting first evidence that green tea extract enhances the cognitive functions, in particular the working memory. The findings suggest promising clinical implications for the treatment of cognitive impairments in psychiatric disorders such as dementia.
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Hence, the genius of Chinese culture? :-)
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Of course non-genetic factors play a role too (cf. "Does a baby's name affect its chances in life?" http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26634477)
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To generate the perfect love match, raise gay identical twins apart (to overcome the Westermarck effect) then introduce?
http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/in-the-end-people-may-really-just-want-to-date-themselves/
Opposites attract. That's how the cliché goes, and people really believe they are attracted to those different from them: 86 percent say they want a partner who "complements them" rather than one w...
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I am interested in the use of biotechnology to abolish suffering throughout the living world:
http://www.abolitionist.com/

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co-founder: World Transhumanist Association / Humanity Plus
http://www.hedweb.com/transhumanism/index.html

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 and
 the motherlode site: http://www.hedweb.com (1996)
 
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FAVOURITE QUOTATION
"May all that have life be delivered from suffering"
( Gautama Buddha )
 
BOOKS I LIKE:
Candide (Voltaire)
The Selfish Gene (Richard Dawkins)
Sociobiology (E.O Wilson)
The View From Nowhere (Thomas Nagel)
Inner Presence (Antti Revonsuo)
The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics (Goodman and Gilman)
PiHKAL (Alexander Shulgin)
Nineteen Eighty-Four (George Orwell)
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Mind, Brain and the Quantum (Michael Lockwood)
Quarantine (Greg Egan)
The Foundation Series (Isaac Asimov)
The Trouble with Physics (Lee Smolin)
Engines of Creation (Eric Drexler)
Phantoms in the Brain (VS Ramachandran)
The Moral Animal (Robert Wright)
The Essential Difference (Simon Baron-Cohen)
Legitimation of Belief (Ernest Gellner)
Ecstasy the Complete Guide (ed. Julie Holland)
The Conscious Mind (David Chalmers)
Animal Liberation (Peter Singer)
Confessions of a Philosopher (Bryan Magee)
The Fabric of Reality (David Deutsch)
Universes (John Leslie)
The Mating Mind (Geoffrey Miller)
Spent (Geoffrey Miller)
The Language Instinct (Stephen Pinker)
Evolutionary Psychology (A. Stevens and J. Price)
What on Earth Evolved (Christopher Lloyd)
What Is History? (E.H. Carr)
Sommerhill (E.S. Neill)
Ending Aging (Aubrey de Grey)
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (Thomas Kuhn)
Powers of Ten (P. Morrison)
A Brief History of Time (Stephen Hawking)
Life Ascending (Nick Lane)
Guinness World Records
Psychiatric Drugs Explained (David Healy)
Storming Heaven: LSD And The American Dream (Jay Stevens)
The End of Time (Julian Barbour)
Reasons and Persons (Derek Parfit)

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