There Won’t be a Calico IPO

It’s coming up on a year since we first wrote about Google’s anti-aging startup called Calico. Last year, Google announced their intentions to invest up to $750 million into Calico, a company looking to solve one of the most common afflictions known to man; that of aging. At the time of our first article, Calico […]

Can Google’s Calico Develop a Cure for Death?

Google is an incredible company. Founded only 14 years ago, Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is now the third-largest company in the world by market cap, and sits on a staggering amount of cash, over $58 billion, even more than Apple. Google’s balance sheet is so strong that on average, Google has acquired more than one company every […]

Live Longer with Human Longevity

In a recent article, we discussed Synthetic Genomics, an exciting company founded by genetics pioneer Craig Venter who created “synthetic life” and is currently attempting to patent it. Just this month, Mr. Venter announced the formation of his own company to tackle aging, Human Longevity, with the ambitious goal of “making 100 the new 60”. About […]