“Nectome is a preserve-your-brain-and-upload-it company. Its chemical solution can keep a body intact for hundreds of years, maybe thousands, as a statue of frozen glass. The idea is that someday in the future scientists will scan your bricked brain and turn it into a computer simulation. That way, someone a lot like you, though not exactly you, will smell the flowers again in a data server somewhere.” MIT Tech Review: A startup is pitching a mind-uploading service that is 100 percent fatal. (I bet there are a whole lot of political reporters who would take this deal today…)