The new rice pulls off this trick by putting more of its energy into top growth.
How long before rumors start about eating this rice creating larger breasts!
"Much, much better to be the invader than the invaded."
Historically speaking... how do you think your civilization will be viewed with that philosophy?
"New Manufacturing Technique Doubles Profit of Lithium-Ion Batteries"
There, now it feels right.
Age reversal won't happen to everyone right away... you know who gets it first right... you betcha... the $$$ crowd. So think about it, you've amassed this giant fortune, and NOW you get to enjoy it forever and ever and ever.... meanwhile, all those who slaved to created that wealth, well... they just get to wither and die, leaving a dwidling population to be slaves to the ultra wealthy.
If this weren't conspiracy theory kind of stuff it would be downright scary!
Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"