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Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

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Discover the story of a public health revolution that doubled the human lifespan.

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Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Using Behavioral Psychology to Encourage Healthy Habits

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Using Behavioral Psychology to Encourage Healthy Habits

Behavioral scientists hired by advertising agencies use psychology to influence habits.

Using Behavioral Psychology to Encourage Healthy Habits

Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Florence Nightingale Used Creativity to Alter Hygiene Habits

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Florence Nightingale Used Creativity to Alter Hygiene Habits

Florence Nightingale used data and creativity to alter the course of human health.

Florence Nightingale Used Creativity to Alter Hygiene Habits

Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer How Gertrude Elion Became a Pioneer of Modern Medicine

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

How Gertrude Elion Became a Pioneer of Modern Medicine

Gertrude Elion's role in developing drugs made her a pioneer of modern medicine.

How Gertrude Elion Became a Pioneer of Modern Medicine

Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Alexander Fleming's Messy Desk Leads to a Major Discovery

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Alexander Fleming's Messy Desk Leads to a Major Discovery

Alexander Fleming's untidy desk becomes the key to a major scientific breakthrough.

Alexander Fleming's Messy Desk Leads to a Major Discovery

Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer The Impact of COVID-19 On Different Ethnicities In London

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

The Impact of COVID-19 On Different Ethnicities In London

In London, Black and Asian communities face a higher risk of death from COVID-19.

The Impact of COVID-19 On Different Ethnicities In London

Video thumbnail: Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Thomas Jefferson's Role In Making Vaccines Mainstream

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Thomas Jefferson's Role In Making Vaccines Mainstream

Thomas Jefferson becomes an early champion of vaccines, even at the experimental stage.

Thomas Jefferson's Role In Making Vaccines Mainstream

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Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Dr. Corbett and Dr. Fauci on Modern Vaccines and Technology

Dr. Corbett and Dr. Fauci explain how vaccines are now developed rapidly.

Dr. Corbett and Dr. Fauci on Modern Vaccines and Technology

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