Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality - Jonathan Weiner

Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality - Jonathan Weiner (2010)

Part I. THE PHOENIX

Chapter 1. IMMORTAL LONGINGS

Chapter 2. THE PROBLEM OF MORTALITY

Chapter 3. LIFE AND DEATH OF A CELL

Chapter 4. INTO THE NEST OF THE PHOENIX

Part II. THE HYDRA

Chapter 5. THE EVOLUTION OF AGING

Chapter 6. THE GARBAGE CATASTROPHE

Chapter 7. THE SEVEN DEADLY THINGS

Chapter 8. THE METHUSELAH WARS

Chapter 9. THE WEAKEST LINK

Part III. THE GOOD LIFE

Chapter 10. LONG FOR THIS WORLD

Chapter 11. THE TROUBLE WITH IMMORTALITY

Chapter 12. THE EVERLASTING YES AND NO

Notes on Sources and Further Reading