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Ingenious: Leonard Hayflick

One of the world’s preeminent experts on aging on his life in research.

On Your Birthday, You’re Not Celebrating What You Think

Scientists are trying to study biological aging without defining it, and that’s a problem.

Why You Can’t Help But Act Your Age

The surprising relationship between mindset and getting old.

Natural Selection in an Outbreak

Every time a disease spreads, it has another chance to mutate.

The Trouble with Milk

Only 1 in 3 people have evolved tolerance to lactose.

Alzheimer’s Early Tell

The language of authors who suffered from dementia has a story for the rest of us.

Hallucinogen Therapy Is Coming

How shrooms can spring people from fears and destructive habits.

How Woodpeckers Will Save Football

It takes a bird brain to play contact sports safely.

The Case For Leaving City Rats Alone

A Vancouver rat study is showing us how pest control can backfire.

The Immortality Hype

Despite the hyperbole, private funding is changing the science of aging for the better.