Currently, humans are pretty much slaves to the endless march of time, like every other living thing on this planet, that is at least for now. For the time being there really isn’t much that we can do to stop it, in the end, we will all eventually fall apart just like everyone and everything that has come before us. But that inquiring human mind is always asking, what if we didn’t have to?

Scientists on board of the International Space Station are conducting new experiments that might be a step towards such an anti-aging discovery; while floating high above the Earth enjoying the spectacular view scientists will be testing the potential for man-made nanoparticles to be used in the fight against damaging free radicals. Free radicals have been shown to be some of the biggest culprits in damaging cells as well as DNA during the course of a person’s lifetime. 

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