As children younger than four, we could talk, think, and perceive. So why are those years so hard to remember?
People typically become more trusting with age and, as a result, their overall happiness increases.
Insecurities about aging can actually cause incompetence and health problems in elderly people.
Lots of things change as we get older. Our emotions are no exception.
Astronomers have found a new and more accurate way to measure the ages of huge groups of stars called globular clusters.
Over the last century, Nobel Prizes in the sciences have increasingly been awarded to older researchers.
How come the United States is falling behind other countries when it comes to increases in life expectancy?
It's true that few people get to celebrate their 100th birthday party. It turns out genetics plays a big role.
How much sleep are you really getting? It may be even less than you think.
“Squares” was the somewhat rude but good-natured term used for people who have consistent, if perhaps a little bland, emotional lives. A long-term study conducted from 1942 to the present suggests that squares have the last laugh. Learn more on this Moment of Science.