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September 19, 2014

The beautiful game and glass

As the World Cup kicks off, Giovanni Morelli was fascinated to read of Sir Alex Ferguson’s wine sale. However, it won’t be the footie — or indeed the new range of anti-wrinkle creams — that will be occupying his mind this summer in Tuscany.

Who wants to live forever?

Dr John B Carrigan examines the debate surrounding caloric restriction and looks at some of the potential drugs in development that aim to extend the human lifespan.