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X-raying immigrants to determine their age isn’t just illegal, it’s horrible science
Teeth and bones alone can't determine whether someone is a minor
Little kids think birthday parties actually make you get older
Adorable munchkins fundamentally misunderstand how times passes.
Granny, the world’s oldest known orca, is likely dead
Thanks a lot, 2016
Researchers Discover An Ancient Replica Of Our Solar System
The finding is good news for the search for intelligent alien life
Women’s Breasts Age Way Faster Than The Rest Of Their Bodies
A new technique for identifying the precise biological age of human tissue reveals that not all tissues grow old at the same rate.
200,000-Year-Old Patch of Seagrass Is the World’s Oldest Living Organism
A patch of Posidonia oceanica, a species of seagrass native to the Mediterranean, has just gotten its DNA sequenced and...
Video: MIT Constructs Old-Age-Simulator Suit to Make Young People Feel Elderly
I have a vague memory of an exercise in elementary school in which, among other contrivances, the students smeared Vaseline...
Reproductive Tech Outpaces Longevity Tech, as World’s Oldest Mother is Now Dying of Old Age
Rajo Devi Lohan became a mother at age 70
New Breed of Mice Retains Great Hearing (and Sex Lives) in Old Age
Scientists cross mice that have normal hearing with prolific breeders to get the best of both worlds in a new super mouse
Do you use more energy when you're thinking really hard?