Archive for April, 2014

5 Things that Make the Baby Boomer Generation Uniquely Badass

Baby Boomers are often hailed as the greatest generation, and with good reason: they lived right in the middle of the technological transformation and were at the front lines of just about major event in the 20th century. But just being there isn’t enough, which is why we’re taking a look at some Baby Boomer …

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Heard of These Events? The Oldest Person In The World (116) Lived Through Them

Being the oldest person in the world is an honor that usually only belongs to one person, and that person right now is Misao Okawa. She just turned 116 a month ago on March 5, and has held the title of the world’s oldest person since last June. In honor of her and all other …

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Study Finds Too Much Salt Speeds Up Aging

All those anti-aging creams and injections you rely on may not be as useful as you think, and it’s possible that tossing something else out may have an even greater effect on how old you look and feel: salt. The negative health consequences of ingesting too much salt have been known for a while, but …

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Watch These Hilarious Reaction Videos From Elders

Raise your hand if you’re familiar with any of the following: Flappy Bird, selfie, Eminem, Pewdiepie, grinding, or dubstep. Now keep your hand raised if you know what all of them have in common. This seemingly nonsensical string of words all comprise a popular video series on YouTube called “Elders React to…” in which elders …

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