Why AI and “respectable men” will never cure aging

Ed Park, MD aging, artificial intellgence, News, stem cell theory of aging, Telomerase activation 2 Comments

Today, it was announced that the MD Anderson Cancer Center decided it had wasted $62M on askng IBM’s Watson computer to cure cancer. It is not surprising, really…a machine cannot ask questions yet, it can only answer them.

Batman vs. Superman (and a cancer stem cell theory)

Ed Park, MD News 2 Comments

Tonight, I got to enjoy a movie with my 13-yo son: Batman vs. Superman. As promised by the horrible reviews, it could have been much better conceived and executed and suffered many tropes- such as a myriad of dream sequences to show motivation rather than allowing the circumstances and acting to carry it. But the movie does remind us of …