Spook : science tackles the afterlife

Mary Roach.

The author of Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers explores how science has attempted to study our post-mortem fate. Roach traces early psychical research to current US investigations of near-death experiences and case studies by the International Centre for Survival and Reincarnation Researches. The title belies her desire to get scientific validation for free-floating consciousness. Referenced but not indexed. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


Allison HolbrookPosted October 19, 2010

Have you ever wondered what happens to us when we die? Is there really a life after death, and what would it look like? I picked up this book expecting a thoroughly serious, scientific look at the afterlife, but what kept me reading until the last ...

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