More than 80% of global GDP is generated by countries with rapidly ageing populations. This fact will have profound consequences both economically and politically - as these countries' ex...
Cohousing for ageing baby boomers offers a greater sense of community. Could this be the key to resolving the fact that 1 in 3 people over age 45 are lonely?
An increasing number of old people is changing Japan’s population dynamics.
Rugby brings a sense of community to Japan's elderly population, whilst also keeping them active.
Spending time with work colleagues older than you can teach you lessons in future happiness, success and life.
A team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic tail to keep its population mobile and productive.
Gardening is being used as a means for the elderly to socialise, make new friends, and fend off loneliness in Singapore's ageing population.
Speakers from our recent AMNC panel on longevity share their insights into the feasibility and ethics of extending our lifespans.
Loneliness among Americans increases with age, and can vary widely depending on gender and a number of other demographic factors.
The best learning agent is that of the human mind, and modelling how humans learn could help develop robots that we can interact with naturally, say computer scientists.
Loneliness is a global problem. But could the answer be as simple as encouraging people to talk to one another on public transport?
As few as one in four Americans have money saved to see them through retirement, according to the US Federal Reserve. And even the older generation has not put enough aside to support the...
There’s a growing retirement savings gap, which means many of us will live longer than we have funds to provide for. We need to change our approach to investing in order to close the savi...
At age 33, Nobuaki Nagashimahe was diagnosed with Werner syndrome, a disease that causes the body to age too fast.
Researchers have revealed the typical trajectory of optimism we experience throughout out lives, and it's generally good news for people in their 50s.