Earlier this year, comedian David Letterman interviewed actor Jeff Goldblum and the conversation turned to fitness tracking technologies. “I’ve never seen you in better shape—are you doing something?” asks Letterman. “You know what I do,” responds Goldblum, “I brought my
This November, West Virginia voters elected Republican Saira Blair, a fiscally conservative 18-year-old who currently holds the title of America’s youngest state lawmaker. She campaigned out of her dorm room and will now attend meetings and interact with representatives decades
Jane Fonda, the actress and fitness guru who helped millions of baby boomers through mid-life weight problems now has a new focus: aging.
What is the secret to a long and happy relationship? According to Rhode Island-based Raymond and Lucille Lavoie, who have been married for 70 years, the answer is ‘give and take.’ UK-based Fred and Alicia Smith, who have also been
The United States is a wealthy and successful superpower, so you’d think that when it comes to life expectancy, its citizens would be in the top 10, right? Not even close: the US currently ranks 42 among the world’s countries,
Americans are living longer than ever before, but gains in longevity are not distributed evenly throughout the country. The gaps, which in some cases span decades, have the potential to either get better or worse depending upon longevity technology adoption
When it comes to “designer babies,” the line is not so clear.
New bio- and nanotechnologies developed to smooth old age could help make their users more eco-friendly.
Longevity is playing a role in remaking the face of family.
Longer life expectancies may change the institution of marriage.