Wired covers AgeLab findings on using Google Glass while driving

Mon, 11/17/2014

Wired spoke with AgeLab research scientist Bruce Mehler regarding a study of university students using Google Glass while driving AgeLab's Miss Daisy driving simulator. Below is an excerpt:

AgeLab’s Joe Coughlin Speaks at Berlin Wall 25th Anniversary

Wed, 11/12/2014

AgeLab Director Joseph Coughlin was selected to speak at Falling Walls on the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Sponsored by the German Government, the Falling Walls celebration recognized 17 scientists and thought leaders from around the world as working on the next ‘wall to fall’ on the frontier of science and society. Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the day that included the 17 keynotes.

New AgeLab & AARP report available on caregiving & well-being

Wed, 11/05/2014

Families provide about 450 billion dollars in caregiving to loved ones annually. A new MIT AgeLab and AARP report exploring the relationship between caregiving and well-being revealed that caregivers, particularly women, were more likely to experience stress and worry than non-caregivers, and less likely to feel as if they had enough time and were well-rested.


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