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When Does Life Belong to the Living?

With thousands of people on the waiting lists for organs, doctors are bending the rules about when to declare that a donor is dead. Is it ethical to take one life and give it to another?

By Robin Marantz Henig

Why Can't We Live Forever?

As we grow old, our own cells begin to betray us. By unraveling the mysteries of aging, scientists may be able to make our lives longer and healthier

By Thomas Kirkwood

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September 2010

The Antidote to Anti-Intellectualism