Domestic duties revitalize bees' brains

Bees appear to be able to reverse the effects of ageing on their brains, simply by returning home for a little light housework.

Flatworms could reveal secret of immortality

A species of flatworm has been discovered to be potentially immortal - raising hopes that the ageing process in humans could be combated.

Stem cell injections reverse aging in mice

Mice bred to age too quickly lived up to three times as long when injected with stem cells from younger mice, raising the possibility that the normal ageing process could one day be slowed.

You'll live just as long if you drink and smoke

Ha ha ha. Ha ha ha. Ha ha ha ha ha.I'm gonna light a cigarette, pour myself a beer and feel smug.

Harvard team reverses aging in mice

Researchers at Harvard Medical School have found an elixir of youth - for mice, at any rate.

Scientists identify genetic causes of ageing

Next time somebody compliments you on your youthful good looks, don't  give your moisturizer the credit - it doesn't work, and you're really not worth it.