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    • Heavens on Earth

    • The Scientific Search for the Afterlife, Immortality, and Utopia
    • By: Dr. Michael Shermer
    • Narrated by: Dr. Michael Shermer, David Smalley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141

    In his most ambitious work yet, Shermer sets out to discover what drives humans' belief in life after death, focusing on recent scientific attempts to achieve immortality by radical life extentionists, extropians, transhumanists, cryonicists, and mind uploaders, along with utopians who have attempted to create heaven on earth.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Overall great

    • By Paul on 04-17-18

    Regular price: $12.23

    • The History of Science

    • A Sweeping Visage of Science and its History
    • By: Professor Michael Shermer
    • Narrated by: Dr. Michael Shermer
    • Length: 25 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 91
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    This is a sweeping look at science, its history and philosophy from the Middle Ages to the present, with special emphasis on defining science within the cultural context of the age, who was doing science at the time, and what their goals were in conducting science. This course reflects Dr. Shermer's doctoral training at Claremont Graduate School.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Old and bad sound recording

    • By F-M on 06-07-09

    Regular price: $69.97