Live long and prosper, as the Vulcan salute goes. Some people have managed that first part much better than others, and the key could be in their DNA. See how our elders are revealing the mechanics of aging. MIT Neuroscientist, and wicked bassist, Earl Miller wants to change the way we think about working memory — and make us all smarter.
Take a trip to Chicxulub, where researchers are getting a closer look at one of Earth's most cataclysmic extinction events, and behold the power in weapons of math destruction. Also in this issue, you'll find out how researchers are relying on the Judas fish, and catch-up on the latest in the hunt for Planet 9. You're not getting any younger, so dive in!