Geldof in a stem cell centre and declining fertility

geldof– Sir Bob Geldof, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize nominee, will tour UHN’s McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine (MCRM) and meet with leading scientists to learn about the potential of regenerative medicine and MCRM’s vision. Link What next? Madonna concert in a stem cell lab under a laminar flow hood? (ok, I don’t wanna be the Valleywag of biotech, altough I like that cynical style) It’s hip, anyway. Regeneration is for life.

Russell Blackford‘s argument on why declining fertility is good news. He guesses that the overall economic benefits of living longer will be bigger than the costs. Link.

App used for the picture: http://www.eurekalert.org/babygenius/