Six articles explore the science of what changes, and what stays the same, as we age.
Childhood Residue in the Aging Body : Science explores the formidable link between our earliest life experiences and our health in old age.
Mighty Mitochondria : Could the powerhouse of the cell also hold the secrets to healthy aging?
A Lifetime of Learning: Age-related changes in healthy adults may reflect shifting priorities more than cognitive decline.
Up-and-Coming Voices: Previews of research by early-career psychological scientists on aging and lifespan development.
Gender, Dopamine, and a Closed Gas Station: A “safe” retirement investment put this cognitive psychologist’s lifetime of learning to the test.
In Their Own Words: Lives Lost in 2021: Excerpts from the research of a few of the remarkable psychological scientists we said goodbye to this year.