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Choosing the Music for the Black Panthers Documentary
4 songs that made the cut for the film airing on PBS
The Impact of Older Voters in the 2016 Election
Assessing the New Hampshire and Iowa results and looking ahead
Free Printable Coloring Pages
Tap into the artist in you with one of our printable coloring pages for adults
The 4 Drawbacks of Going Back to College in Midlife
Tips from a man who has returned to the classroom himself
What Can Boomers Do With 1 Billion Healthy Years?
Let's make the most of our longevity, a Next Avenue Influencer in Aging says
The Surprising Science of Happiness
Turns out there's truth in the old adage 'you gotta make yourself happy'
Podcast: How to Take Creative Risks After 50
Why you may be more creative now than ever, plus tips for finding your calling
‘I Have a Dream’: Music From That Memorable Day
On the speech's 53rd anniversary, clips from powerhouse performances
Health & Well-Being
Rethinking Retirement: Implications for Younger Generations
The Encore.org conference finds boomers leading the way for Gen Y
This special section examines what happens to those who connect aging and art and a look at those who are making, studying and learning about artful aging.