Listen to Episode No. 130 of Slate Money:
On this episode of Slate Money, hosts Felix Salmon of Fusion; Cathy O’Neil, data scientist and author of Weapons of Math Destruction; and Slate’s Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann break down the cost of living forever.
Topics discussed on today’s show include:
- Buying immortality: Would you put your body on ice for $36,000?
- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s philanthropic venture to cure all diseases.
- Genetic testing: Can my genes tell me how to optimize my fitness training and diet?
Come have a beer with us! Slate Money Live in Brooklyn for a special craft beer episode at 7 p.m. on Dec. 15 at Union Hall in Brooklyn. Tickets are $25. Go to slate.com/live for tickets and more information.
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Production by Veralyn Williams.