To the Best of Our Knowledge: Death: The Last Moment

  • by Jim Fleming
  • Narrated by Jim Fleming
  • 0 hrs and 51 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

In this hour, we explore the medical, spiritual and psychological questions about the moment of death. One hospice worker shares the story of how her fear of sickness and death turned to wonder at the mystery of our final moments. A Buddhist chaplain talks about preparing - now - to meet our final moments mindfully.
Also, as resuscitation science makes it ever-more possible for us to bring back people whose hearts have stopped, we take a look at the growing scientific debate over near-death experiences. Do these extraordinary experiences reveal a transcendent reality, or are they simply the biochemical product of a brain that's shutting down? [Broadcast Date: August 21, 2015]


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-21-2015
  • Publisher: Wisconsin Public Radio (To the Best of Our Knowledge)