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Human Longevity

Scientist J. Craig Venter on science, adrenaline, and the meaning of life: Darwin Barks

Steve Chapple | Posted 04.26.2016 | Science
Steve Chapple

La Jolla, Ca. Darwin the poodle bursts into Craig Venter's capacious office on Torrey Pines Road just as he is explaining the meaning of life. I...

Can Human Civilization Survive Forever?

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

SAN FRANCISCO — Human beings have altered the Earth so much that human extinction is a real possibility if people continue on their current path. Bu...

The Global Search for Education: Change Leaders -- Leon Botstein

C. M. Rubin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
C. M. Rubin

In the traditionally conservative world of academia, Leon Botstein is unafraid to challenge the status quo. His most recent cause du jour is of course the new Bard College admissions exam.

Weird Rodent May Hold Key To Human Longevity

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 07.06.2012 | Science

At first glance, there's not much to envy about the naked mole rat. The homely little rodent sports wrinkled skin, stubby legs, and poor eyesight--and...