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10 Awesome Things At 60 I Never Had At 30

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 06.14.2015 | Fifty
Kathy Gottberg

A week ago I turned 60. And while the number sounds much older than I feel, I am also extremely aware of how great my life is at the same time. In fact, thinking back I am hyper-aware of how much my life has improved during the last 30 years. But how can that be?

What Happens When an Earthquake Strikes the Place Where You Grew Up?

Ravishly | Posted 10.30.2014 | Impact

Perhaps not surprisingly, people have been quick to snicker about the Napa earthquake, downplaying its severity. To some extent, this makes sense -- the area was lucky. But while it's easy to cast judgment from afar and say, it's important to remember that these buildings meant something to their inhabitants.

Al Roker is 60... and?

Susan R. Meyer | Posted 10.23.2014 | Fifty
Susan R. Meyer

All week long, NBC ran a promo featuring Mr. Roker telling us he wasn't interested in retiring. Well, I would think not. At 60, he hasn't reached the national average retirement age.

Surprise! Couple Finds 'Bee Village' Behind Bedroom Wall

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 05.14.2013 | Green

When buying a new house, a few surprises are expected. But this couple was shocked to discover their home was already occupied -- by tens of thousands...

60,000 Bees Find Home In Utah Cabin

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 05.14.2013 | Weird News

SALT LAKE CITY -- It was the biggest beehive that that Ogden beekeeper Vic Bachman has ever removed – a dozen feet long, packed inside the eaves...

How I Learned to Celebrate Being 60

Helene Cohen Bludman | Posted 06.24.2013 | Fifty
Helene Cohen Bludman

I turned 60 this week. Instead of calling out sick on my 60th birthday and spending the day eating chocolate, this is what I did.

Does SF Sell The World's Most Expensive Dessert?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 06.06.2012 | San Francisco

Three Twins Ice Cream founder Neal Gottlieb is certain that his sundae is the most expensive in the world. "We researched it extensively on the In...

Making friends at 60: "I don't want to die alone..."

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION: Dear Irene, How does one get over being so alone? I do have a few very good friends, but too few! I am dying of loneliness! I don't know ...

Getting Ready to Make Sense of Zhang Yimou's Olympic Sequel

Jeffrey Wasserstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jeffrey Wasserstrom

Without further ado, here are the first three exercises in my six-step plan to get ready for the Chinese National Day.

A Number for the Ages

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

60 is to mathematicians what a hot fudge sundae is to, well, me, and its elixir-like qualities begin with its versatility.