Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Claudia is a science journalist and editor. Her work focuses on marine science, the environment, and wildlife, particularly regarding how humans interact with the world around them.

Built to Last, But Not Forever: The Evolution of Aging

Article by Karla Lant. 

Researchers have discovered that autophagy genes in worms drive the aging process later in life, after promoting health and fitness in young specimens. This offers hope for treating neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer's disease.

Read more over at Futurism.

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