Long for This World

Long for This World


“[A] searching and surprisingly witty look at the scientific odds against tomorrow.”
—Timothy Ferris

Jonathan Weiner—winner of the  Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and one of the most distinguished popular science writers in America—examines “the strange science of immortality” in Long for This World. A fast-paced, sure-to-astonish scientific adventure from “one of our finest science journalists” (Jonah Lehrer), Weiner’s Long for This World addresses the ageless question, “Is there a secret to eternal youth?” And has it, at long last, been found?

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  • Chapter 001
    Duration: 28s
  • Chapter 002
    Duration: 37min
  • Chapter 003
    Duration: 40min
  • Chapter 004
    Duration: 47min
  • Chapter 005
    Duration: 25min
  • Chapter 006
    Duration: 58min
  • Chapter 007
    Duration: 52min
  • Chapter 008
    Duration: 54min
  • Chapter 009
    Duration: 41min
  • Chapter 010
    Duration: 42min
  • Chapter 011
    Duration: 41min
  • Chapter 012
    Duration: 39min
  • Chapter 013
    Duration: 27min
  • Chapter 014
    Duration: 34s
  • sample
    Duration: 01min