A nice article on an excellent complimentary approach to “traditional” aging research. Instead of focusing on what goes wrong in Early-Agers, let’s focus on them, AND on what is different from normal in Super-Agers!
… and it’s all because of stone harpoon points found embedded in the whales’ bodies. Amazing story…
Photo credit: Craig George and Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission
Some of the science behind the reports (let me know if you can’t access the paper):