From the Inside Flap
How do you make a cyborg?
What does it take to create life?
How to Live Forever is the essential survival guide for anyone who has ever been baffled by science. In a series of intriguing, entertaining and often extraordinary scenarios Alok Jha brings to life 35 key science ideas in a way that anyone can understand.
From the microscopic to the cosmic, this book takes you a glorious tour of the known universe and beyond, taking in cloned sheep, alien worlds, bizarre life forms, quantum weirdness, parallel dimensions and dissected brains along the way. You'll discover how to travel though time, how to start (and cure) a plague, how the mind works, who to turn sunbeams into oak trees, how to boil a planet, how to turn invisible and much, much more.
Both informative and enjoyable, this is a rip-roaring introduction to the wonders of modern science.