One of the greatest mysteries we contemplate at various times in our lives is our own mortality. Most people, at some time, wonder what happens after we die. Is all consciousness lost forever? Does our consciousness survive even though our material bodies wither away? Do our material bodies even exist as we perceive them when we are alive? This course will examine these questions as we survey the scientific research that provides provocative answers to these questions. While no one of course knows what really happens, we will consider some intriguing and enlightening possibilities.