The Cowbird Variations
Animal behaviorist David White is teasing out the mysteries of cowbirds at the junction of Heredity and Environment. | By Samuel Hughes

Fruits & Fate
Dr. Marie Savard wants every woman to know that her body shape—whether she is round in the middle like an apple or wider at the bottom like a pear—is the single best predictor of her health risks. | Plus: Weight-loss the Volumetrics way. | By Caroline Tiger

Gray is Good
From Social Security to sex, AARP’s Bill Novelli is working to make aging safe—and cool—for the baby-boom generation and the rest of us. | By Dennis Drabelle

Volume 104, No.1
Cover Photograph by Candace diCarlo

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