Published October 1991
by Tor Books .
Written in English
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In Immortality, Inc., veteran science journalist Chip Walter gains exclusive access to the champions of this radical cause, delivering a book that brings together for the first time the visions of molecular biologist and Apple chairman Arthur Levinson, genomics entrepreneur Craig Venter, futurist Ray Kurzweil, rejuvenation trailblazer Aubrey de. Immortality, Inc. by Robert Sheckley is a 's era sci-fi tale with time travel with a connection to beyond the grave. The main character is plucked from a car wreck in and brought forward in time into another body that has been relinquished due to /5(17). Chips fifth book, Immortality, Inc. -- Renegade Scientists, Silicon Valley Gurus and the Future of Cheating Death for National Geographic Books will be available in bookstores everywhere January 7, /5. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page. Immortality, Inc. MP3 audio - Standard Price: $ Request Download.
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Immortality, Inc. is a science fiction novel by American writer Robert Sheckley, about a fictional process whereby a human's consciousness may be transferred into a brain-dead body. A striking concept in the novel is its description of random killings of strangers by people who intend to die. The serialised form (published under the title Time Killer in the magazine Galaxy Science Fiction. "Immortality Inc." plays with your mind only the way that Sheckley can. The story itself blends ideas from subjects such as time travel, the afterlife, immorality, reincarnation, and zombie folklore into ONE book that reads like a "I-can't-put-it-down" page-turner. Immortality Inc. is another funny book by Robert Sheckley, with some of his trademark humour and satire evident. A dead man wakes up a couple of hundred years later to find out that everything is for sale, even the afterlife/5(4). What a book.” For now, immortality remains science fiction. Immortality, Inc., by Chip Walter, National Geographic Partners, RRP £ Get alerts on Science books when a new story is published.