• Question: could we one day become able to re-start the brain even at a basic level. if so we have made an immortal person. (of course it would take other oragans to continue living but here i am just talking about the brain)

    Asked by bend to Andy on 21 Jun 2011.
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      Andy MacLeod answered on 21 Jun 2011:

      I’m not going to say it’s impossible, because it’s very hard to predict where science will go in the future.

      So to cover my bases, I’m going to go with “very unlikely”. It’s certainly not possible at the moment.