Researchers: People Age At Different Rates

Analyzing factors such as subjects’ cholesterol and kidney function, a Duke University study determined that there is a wide range in the rate of aging among individual humans, with the average person’s “biological age” advancing 1.2 years per calendar year and in some cases much faster than that. What do you think?

“My body is falling apart right on schedule.”

Sandra Tremaine • Mascot Understudy


“If this is supposed to scare me into believing I’ll eventually die, it’s not working.”

Brendan Laggert • Sauce Taster

“I’m glad science is finally helping teens determine which friend is least likely to get carded.”

Griffin Holt • Placard Designer