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The Man Who Would Stop Time
Bill Andrews has spent two decades unlocking the molecular mechanisms of aging. His mission: to extend the human life span to 150 years--or die trying
Fountain Of Youth Found On Easter Island?
Compound found on Easter Island shown to make mammals live longer
The Warp Drive
In a rush to flee the solar system? Scientists have an interstellar travel plan, but it entails a brief stint outside the known universe
The Prophet of Immortality
Controversial theorist Aubrey de Grey insists that we are within reach of an engineered cure for aging. Are you prepared to live forever?
They Die by the Score
No creatures make more sacrifices for science--albeit involuntarily--than the mice and rats of lab research. Some 30 million are used each year in the U.S. alone.
They die by the score.