Freezing People Is (Not) Easy: My Adventures In Cryonics

Freezing People Is (Not) Easy: My Adventures In Cryonics


Bob Nelson used to be no usual T.V. repairman. sooner or later he found a booklet that eventually replaced his complete existence trajectory --The Prospect of Immortality by way of Professor Robert Ettinger. From it, he realized approximately cryonics: a approach within which the physique temperature is reduced in the course of the starting of the loss of life approach to maintain the mind intact, in order that these frozen might probably be reanimated sooner or later.

               a global of probabilities opened up for Nelson, as he relentlessly pursued cryonics and have become the founder and President of the Cryonics Society of California. operating in coalition with a biophysicist, in 1967 Nelson orchestrated the freezing of Dr. James Bedford, the 1st human to be positioned in cryonic suspension. quickly thereafter he all started freezing others who sought his aid, acquiring specified tablets and an underground vault. Underfunded, Nelson struggled desperately, frequently dipping into his personal discounts, and taking notable measures to take care of his sufferers in a frozen kingdom. His attention-grabbing memoir finds his irrepressible ardour for all times and chronicles the advanced situations that comprised his adventures in cryonics.

 

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