A Strip Club in Manhattan Proves That Vice Is Hard to Kill
The clients sip cocktails from plastic cups, while the women slink around ... On a recent night, Alexis, a stripper who usually danced at a club called Headquarters, took a moment to talk. She was 22, lighthearted, and wearing a bull ring through her ...
'Fountain of youth' telomerase: Scientists successfully map enzyme that has rejuvenating effect on cells
The telomeres serve to protect the chromosomes in much the same way as the plastic sheath on the end of a shoelace. But each time a cell ... One of the cities in what could be called Telomerase Land determines whether you develop breast cancer or ovarian ...
Researchers successfully map fountain of youth
The ends of all chromosomes are protected by so-called telomeres. The telomeres serve to protect the chromosomes in much the same way as the plastic sheath on the end of a shoelace. But each time a cell divides, the telomeres become a little bit shorter ...
The soul of Quebec City
The "branché" places for nightlife in Quebec City are Grande Allée, with its terrace restaurants and discotheques, and Cartier, where Mick Jagger once dined at a restaurant called ... plastic shoe store. Looking for medieval garb? A sword and nice lace ...
Off the beat: What is … worth it?
If they don’t, they can … well, they can go hang out in Death Valley, the hottest place on Earth with record temperatures of 134 degrees. As of right now, I’m far more concerned with what the small plastic tag at the end of a shoelace is called.