Google has announced Calico, a new company that will focus on health and well-being. But its ultimate purpose is to radically extend the human lifespan. As TIME put it, "That would be crazy — if it weren't Google."
Scientists have already reversed aging in some experiments. Google's newest company wants to defeat death building on these discoveries. Can it be done?
Google just announced its most recent plan in a long list of crazy moonshots. This one isn't self-driving cars or internet in the sky, instead it's a company called Calico that's going to try and put an end to aging and disease.