Time and the afterlife
Broadcast: Midmorning, 06/12/2009, 9:06 a.m.
A neuroscientist by day and a fiction writer by night, David Eagleman explores the implications of how we perceive time. And in a new book of short stories, he takes a quirky look at life after death.
- David Eagleman: neuroscientist and author. His research focuses on perception and the brain. He's the author of the new book, "Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives" and the co-author of "Wednesday Is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia."