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Vital: The Future of Healthcare

The anthology that looks forward to explore what's coming next in medicine and health — and what it could mean for all of us.

Vital: The Future of Healthcare

The anthology that looks forward to explore what's coming next in medicine and health — and what it could mean for all of us.

$4,154
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Funding Unsuccessful
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Last updated December 3, 2019
 

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    Laughter is the Best Medicine!

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    The Future of Healthcare is Nigh!

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    Paperback + Signed Rented Eyes

    Get an exclusive signed pamphlet print of "My Daughter's Rented Eyes," an excerpt from Eric Schwitzgebel's new collection, A Theory of Jerks and Other Philosophical Misadventures (©MIT 2019), published by the MIT Press (Release Date October 29). Plus the paperback and eBook editions.

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    Joe Zieja has many talents. He's voiced popular video game and anime characters as a professional VO artist, and his Epic Failure SF trilogy has tones of Terry Pratchett and Catch 22 in space. You can help us get to the audiobook stretch goals with this bundle.

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