Long for This World

Long for This World

The Strange Science of Immortality

Book - 2010 | 1st ed
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This rollicking scientific adventure story is science writing of the highest order and with the highest stakes. Could we live forever? And if we could--would we want to?--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, c2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060765361
Branch Call Number: 571.879 WEI 2010
Characteristics: x, 310 p. ; 24 cm


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Oct 24, 2010

Long for this World-The Strange Science of Immortality
by Jonathan Weiner

Good information on the biology of aging and gerontology! Also how old age and the science behind prolonguing it affects our society as whole. Interesting read.

Oct 17, 2010

Interesting subject matter, but the author gets in the way with his opinions that are rarely based on facts. Better to directly read Aubrey de Grey's book and make up your own mind.

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