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Keep exploring the science of aging with these great online resources!

General Aging

National Institute on Aging:
Links to NIA exercises, and national directory for older people (lists hundreds of organizations on all age-related issues).

Secrets of Aging:
Website for the exhibit on aging created by the Museum of Science, Boston. Many good links and activities.

Stealing Time:
Website of the PBS special on the biology of aging.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP):
News, issues, membership. And links to many other age-related sites.

American Society on Aging:
Baltimore Longitudinal Study and general aging information.

The Living Century:
Stories and information about the oldest living citizens of the US.

Curriculum Resource for Teachers

Positively Aging:
Curriculum on aging for middle school and high school students.

Healthy Aging

A resource for all kind of ideas for healthy aging.

Surfing for Life:
The story of surfers in their 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s!

Information for learning and travel courses for seniors.

Shape Up America!:
Fitness and weight loss programs.

Aging Brain

Alzheimer's Association:
Resource-filled website with information about all aspects of Alzheimer's, including legal, medical and social issues.

The Secret Life of the Brain:
Episode 5 of this PBS series explores the aging brain.

Neuroscience for Kids:
This web site has many interesting pages on the aging brain.

Aging of Animals

Orca Lab:
An orca research site in British Columbia.

Bat Conservation International:
Information about bats all over the world.