The New York Times sent journalists into a contested detention camp in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia’s refugee policy, and the resistance rising against it.
Amy Harmon"The camp’s detainees had turned their prison into a protest...to try to jog loose a little compassion from the world.” NYT’s Australia bureau chief @damiencave and photographer @AFergusonPhoto shine light on shameful treatment of asylum-seekers
Amish men and women who carried a genetic mutation appeared to be in better cardiovascular health and had longer telomeres, a barometer of longevity.
Amy HarmonCool study on gene variant in Amish that may increase health & avg lifespan 1 decade, from 75 to 85. (But I’d rather have the supercentenarian variant(s) that increase same by 3 decades, from 80 to 110).