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Is living forever going to suck?
We might be too sick to enjoy our extended lifespans.
Hormone Boosts Immune Function And Might Extend Your Lifespan
Giving you a well-preserved thymus
Tweaking One Enzyme Doubles A Worm’s Lifespan
It could work the same way in humans
Scientists Hope To Extend Your Dog’s Life With Anti-Aging Pill
You may not need to go all "Pet Sematary" to keep Fido around.
6 Animals Older Than The World’s Oldest Woman
A Japanese woman has been recognized as the oldest woman on the planet, at age 114. Very impressive! But these six animals would scoff at a mere 114-year-old.
Scientists Retract Controversial Longevity Study, Blaming Equipment, But Argue They Were Still Right
Remember last year’s death-predicting longevity-gene study, estimating who is likely to live to 100 and who will not be so … Continued
New Genetic Model Accurately Predicts Who’s Likely to Live to 100
In 1997, Jeanne Louise Calment of France died at the age of 122, making her the oldest documented human to … Continued
Blocking Delicious Smells Could Lead to Longer Lifespans
Finding in fruit flies could lead to odor-blocking drugs that might prevent disease or boost lifespan
For the First Time, Researchers Find Longevity Gene That Helps Determine Lifespan
Come on, you apes! You wanna live forever?