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Cryonics: Could We Really Bring People Back to Life?

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You put a dying person in suspended animation until, possibly thousands of years from now, medical science is able to cure them... or their brain can be put in a sweet robot body. It's an age-old sci-fi trope, but there are scientists out there working on making cryonics a reality!

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Sources:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2249453
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