Book Discussion on Long for This World
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jonathan Weiner talked about a group of scientists and entrepreneurs who are working to achieve human immortality. He spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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