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Is Radical Longevity Desirable?

James Watson: If people had a longer life, human beings would progress more slowly.  


Anyone for Tennis at 80?

James Watson: I think we’re all in favor of being alive when we’re alive.  And of course, it's how you define being alive.  

James Watson: Rosalind Franklin Couldn’t Deal With People

The X-ray crystallographer contributed some crucial pieces of information to Watson and Crick’s search for the double helix. But because she likely had Asperger’s syndrome, she was almost impossible to collaborate with.