Issue 42 – Reverse ageing

Dec-Jan 2012

As we face a global ageing epidemic and the prospect of brain deterioration, a revolution in genetics is transforming the way we'll live in the future. In this issue of Cosmos Magazine, we ask: Are we ready for a smarter, longer lifetime? It may be closer than we think. Plus, we look at the shaky foundations for putting the science of predicting earthquakes on trial, meet the world’s most astonishing predator, discover a clock so precise it would lose less than a second in the entire history of the universe and travel to South Australia to find out about the cutting-edge science and technology transforming this resource-rich state.