Will scientists wipe out disease by 2030? | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com

Inventor-engineer-futurist Ray Kurzweil Courtesy of null0/Wikipedia Commons

Inventor-engineer-futurist Ray Kurzweil Courtesy of null0/Wikipedia Commons

Is it possible that scientists will be able to wipe out most diseases in about 15 years?Famed inventor-futurist Ray Kurzweil says yes — a claim that’s expected to stir debate this week in San Diego when some of the nation’s top thinkers meet to discuss the near-term future of medicine.More than 750 scientists, engineers, physicians and inventors will attend the sold-out Exponential Medicine conference, which was organized by Singularity University, a Bay-area think tank co-founded by Kurzweil.

Source: Will scientists wipe out disease by 2030? | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com

Advertisements