[ExI] Anti-Aging: Belonging to Literature or Science

ben benboc at lineone.net
Thu Sep 13 18:55:37 UTC 2007

From: Jef Allbright

>>>> Does anyone have thoughts about anti-aging belonging to
>>>> literature
>>>> than science?  And if so,please explain your thoughts and
>>>> references.

>> In the interest of productive responses and discussion, what do you
>>  mean by "belonging to"?  "Anti-aging" properly "belongs to" many 
>> categories.

> Good question.  I think "belongs to" is meant as an historical
> reference.
 > In other words, which domain generated the notion of anti-aging.

 > Natasha

OK, then. I'd say that it was people's experience of (other people's) 
death that generated the notion in the first place.

I'd also say that the very first (afawk) written story dealt with that 
theme, thousands of years ago. Science didn't exist then.

ben z

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