“What we really need – to learn to slow or stop the aging process – is how to reduce or repair the damage done by stress.” – Avi Roy and Anders Sandberg
Posts by EarthSky Voices
If you live below about 50 degrees N. latitude, where any aurora you see might be low on the horizon, you are less likely to see colors in the northern lights.
“Baring an accident or terminal disease, I will not add anything to my life with the explicit purpose of extending it. To do anything else would likely do more harm than good.” – Avi Roy
Lab-grown meat might seem like a shake-up in the world of agriculture, but it’s really part of the trajectory that agricultural technology is already following.
“I’m a crazy hippie. I go to Burning Man every year … I have a pretty solid understanding of how genes work. And ultimately, I’m just not that scared of GMOs.” – SaulofHearts
Scientists are working together with local authorities to learn more about the Elqui River Valley’s persistent drought and how to mitigate its effects.
Is there a limit to how long we can live? What factors might limit human lifespans to 120 years? What would enable us to live substantially longer?
Answers to commonly asked questions about seeing one of nature’s wonders: the aurora borealis or northern lights.
Tips from an EarthSky community member on how to find a good location for the Lyrid meteor shower – and useful things to take with you if you decide to go out.
Right now, there’s huge excitement among those of us who hunt for the aurora borealis, also called the northern lights.