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Aging by Design: How New Thinking on Aging Will Change Your Life

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 7, 2012

    Good Book About Evolution and Aging

    As the middle-school student reported, this book is not suitable for middle-school students. However, if you got at least a "B" in high-school biology and are interested in theories as to why and how we age, this is an excellent short book. Most people think of evolution theory as either a scientific "fact" or totally invalid for religious reasons. This book summarizes decades of scientific arguments about some obscure details of evolution theory and shows how these details completely define theories of biological aging. It goes on to say how the differing theories have very different predictions for the future of medicine, particularly in the way that we treat or prevent age-related diseases such as cancer.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2012

    Yes I Do Agree

    I was that middlle-school student and I do suggest this book for high school biology. I actually took the time to inform myself with this advanced information, I am in the 6th grade and my science teacher was actually shocked of what she had heard. She wanted me to represent our school in the indivual science olympaid. I honestly thought this book was OK and like I typed earlier I suggest this book for high school students, thank you for your time.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 5, 2012

    Skip this one

    Waste of time

    1 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 24, 2012

    For People Interested in Theories of Aging

    This book is recommended for anyone who has a personal interest in why aging occurs coming from several points of view and explaining why the author favors theories of programmed aging. Since Mr. Goldsmith does not limit his explanations to his viewpoint alone, Aging by Design gives a well-rounded presentation with solid documentation and references.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 15, 2013

    Read my words!

    If in the beginning, there was nothing, where did god come from, religious people? Why would he make us, what does his plan accomplish, and why does he not answer prayers. I only wish I could convey my thoughts to words better. Either way, goodbye! -Haleigh

    0 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2013

    Excellent, corrections for n.s

    Excellent book on an inquires about the topic. Incidently, my apologies N.S. but we did not evolve from monkeys as you proclaimed, but rather speciated geographically from our common ancestor approximately 5.6 million years ago when our exceptionally short 2 and 3 chromosones fused into a significantly longer chromosone 2. We still only differ from them by two percent. How do you justify that?

    G.O. age 13, attending m

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 4, 2012

    Test

    Test

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 1, 2012

    I haven't read this book.....

    I haven't read this book but I do not believe that we evolved from monkies. GOD made us. It says in the bible in Genesis 2:7, "And the LORD GOD formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul." I personally do NOT like how people say that we were made out of monkies. Just because monkies and humans have similar characteristics doesn't mean that we were made out of them. GOD Bless all of you and never leave GOD. Always have Him in your hearts. P.S. I'm Christian, that's why I wrote all that stuff.
    † N.S.†

    0 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted July 14, 2012

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