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  1. science of us
    What Is the Point of Biohacking?What do we do with our new, improved selves?
  2. The World’s Oldest Person, Emma Morano, Has Died at Age 117She was born in 1899. 1899!
  3. Americans Are Outlived by People in Poorer CountriesSouth Korea’s population is slated to become super-long-lived; the U.S. population isn’t.
  4. Living With Purpose Yields a Longer Life and Higher IncomeVirtue pays off.
  5. A Smart Sense of Humor Helps People Survive Being AliveEspecially for women.
  6. Retiring Later Doesn’t Necessarily Mean You’ll Die LaterResearch on work and longevity is kind of all over the place.
  7. Baboons Have a Hard Time Getting Over Tough Childhoods, TooTrauma in their early years follows them into adulthood — a finding that may have implications for human health.
  8. Insights From a Scientist Who Is Trying to Slow the Aging ProcessSecrets from the science of longevity.
  9. A New Study on Adopted Kids Takes on the Tiny Question of Nature Versus NurtureWhich matters more when it comes to longevity?
  10. personality
    Your Friends Know Whether Your Personality Will Eventually Kill YouOur closest friends see us more clearly than we see ourselves.