A growing field of scientific research supports the idea that it’s NEVER too late to learn a new skill. An NYU professor explains how he finally learned to play the guitar as an adult and what he’s learned about the brain’s ability to keep growing.
For decades, Gretchen Ganas has been battling cancer. When she was diagnosed in 2012 with what doctors said was a terminal, rare disease, she opted out of chemo in favor of literary therapy. She shares what she’s learned as she faces death.