Showing results by narrator "Gabriel Vaughan"

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    • The Longevity Seekers

    • Science, Business, and the Fountain of Youth
    • Written by: Ted Anton
    • Narrated by: Gabriel Vaughan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    People have searched for the fountain of youth everywhere from Bimini to St. Augustine. But for a steadfast group of scientists, the secret to a long life lies elsewhere: In the lowly lab worm. By suppressing the function of just a few key genes, these scientists were able to lengthen worms’ lifespans up to tenfold, while also controlling the onset of many of the physical problems that beset old age. As the global population ages, the potential impact of this discovery on society is vast - as is the potential for profit.

    Price: CDN$ 23.75

    • Einstein and the Quantum

    • The Quest of the Valiant Swabian
    • Written by: A. Douglas Stone
    • Narrated by: Gabriel Vaughan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Einstein and the Quantum reveals for the first time the full significance of Albert Einstein's contributions to quantum theory. Einstein famously rejected quantum mechanics, observing that God does not play dice. But, in fact, he thought more about the nature of atoms, molecules, and the emission and absorption of light - the core of what we now know as quantum theory - than he did about relativity.

    Price: CDN$ 33.01