An inspired project that is now a beautiful book (in German): Wissensdinge, based on collection of the Berlin Natural History Museum. I contributed an essay on Time. More here.

Now in Korean

'Immortality' is also now available in Korean, eg here.

Life Matters in Ireland

I had the pleasure of appearing on RTE Radio 1's show Life Matters on the subject of life and death (here).


Immortality: The Quest to Live Forever and How it Drives Civilization

           A New Scientist "best book of the year"

"An epic inquiry into the human desire to defy death – and how to overcome it." -- The Financial Times


Watch the TED talk - over 2 million views (across all versions):

Or the book trailer:




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