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According to the news, a new study shows that skipping breakfast puts you at a much higher risk of cardiovascular disease. But in reality, that's not at all what the study says.
We knew people would die as climate change got progressively worse. Now we have a realistic idea of just how many, and plenty of hints that these statistics are underestimated.
We finally know why elephants are more resistant to cancers than humans. Can we use the same strategy they do?
There's a certain complacency implied by treating aging as a natural part of life that just needs to be taken in stride. It's time to change how we think about growing older.
Not only can we continue scientific research and space exploration before we solve all the world's problems, we can't afford not to...