Science LOVES 80-year-olds


Ever since the 20th century was an octogenarian, science has loved to poke and prod (and publish articles on) people in their 80's. In fact, scientifically, they are the most interesting demographic around, with baby boomers a distant second. Soon enough baby boomers will be in their 80's, and science is going to be all over them like hipster vultures on artisanal vulture food.