How To Live 100 Years (Health Checkup)

A century of life was once a rare thing, but that is changing. Science is slowly unraveling the secrets of the centenarians

Lab Report (Time Health / Subject/No. 1 Longevity)

Gender, genes, diet and even human sperm may all be life extenders

Be Careful What You Wish For (Time Health / Health Checkup)

We'd all like an extra decade of life. But there are reasons to think we already hang around long enough

Eat Less, Live Longer? (Time Health / Health Checkup)

Restricting calories extends animal life, so doctors want to know if going hungry would help us too

A Global Look at Longevity (Time Health / Health Checkup)

Geography, it seems, is destiny, at least when it comes to numbering our years

Living Long and Living Well (Time Health / Prescription)

It's not so hard--and it's not all genes. Here's what we can do today to get extra tomorrows


The Rescue Brigade (The Well / World)

The military's airborne medical-evacuation teams are critical to holding down U.S. casualties in Afghanistan. Lynsey Addario travels to the front lines to follow one medevac unit as it races to save another life


It's Her Party: The Brilliance of Sarah Palin (Commentary / In the Arena)

Sarah Palin, who gave the keynote address to the Tea Party convention, is clever, deceptive and infuriating — which makes her the Republicans' most potent force

Era of No Consensus (Commentary / Viewpoint)

No, Obama's not FDR; he's also not the first President to start over. It's just tough to have to do it now

Echoes of Greece's Debt Crisis (Commentary / The Curious Capitalist)

Greece's economy is small, but its debt crisis is threatening the euro. Listen for the echoes in the U.S.

Joel Stein: My Prius Problem (The Well / The Awesome Column)

So what if my wife drives one? At least now I won't have to hear why it makes her better than me


In India, A Salon A Cut Above the Rest

Thanks to rising disposable incomes, designer hairstyling is finally making the cut with India's middle class. Take a chair in the coiffured world of Jawed Habib


Health Checkup

Who wants to be 100? Our first in a series of special reports looks at longevity. It's not just about living longer, but living better


The Devil's Due (Books)

With his new novel, Joe Hill climbs to the top of the horror pack

Viva Viva Elvis! (Theater)

Cirque du Soleil's fizzy evocation of the man and his music restores the King to his Vegas throne


Behind the Troubles at Toyota (Business)

Toyota was the world's most admired automaker, a company that had redefined manufacturing. Then the recalls started. What can other firms learn from a corporate culture that went horribly wrong?



The Disaster Diet (Life / Food)

In Haiti, our correspondent subsists on state-of-the-art survival food — high-energy cookies


10 Questions for Henry Paulson (10 Questions)

In On the Brink, the former Treasury chief looks back on the financial crisis. Henry Paulson will now take your questions



The Skimmer

Book Review: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot