6 hidden spaces inside the world’s most famous architecture

Discovering something new about something, well, old is perhaps one of the greatest joys of architectural history. Trap doors, hidden rooms, secret bars uncovering the latent lives of great buildings is a tantalizing game for which there exists no shortage of subjects. Take New Yorks Grand Central Terminal, whose secrets are plentiful: Accessible via a shared elevator, theres both...

Watch Acceleprise’s Demo Day here

TechCrunch is pleased to bring you Acceleprises Cohort 5 Demo Day, today, November 9th, starting at 10:00am PT. Accelepriseis a SaaS-focused accelerator based in San Francisco led by partners Nick Mehta (CEO of Gainsight), Tien Tzuo (CEO of Zuora), Karen Appleton (Early Box Exec, current Apple VP) and Rowan Trollope (Senior Exec at Cisco). With smaller cohort...

Purging the body of ‘retired’ cells could reverse ageing, study shows

Findings raise possibility that a future therapy that rids the body of senescent cells might protect against the ravages of old agePurging retired cells from the body has been shown to undo the ravages of old age in a study that raises the prospect of new life-extending treatments . When mice were treated with a substance designed to sweep...

A slightly smarter Apple Watch could detect signs of a stroke

Researchers have now proven that the Apple Watch’sheart rate sensors are no gimmick (if that still needed proving). Combined with some advanced AI, an Apple Watch-based study was able to detectwearers with an irregular heartbeat with 97 percent accuracy. In the near future, doctors could use such asolution to catch the onset of astroke in at-risk patients....

How To Live Longer So You Can Be Around For People Who Need You

Who wouldnt want to live to see 100? We bet Ruth Bader Ginsburg would. Imagine a few extra years to spend with loved ones, see the world, or cast the deciding vote in even more high court decisions. Here are several research-backed tips to help you live longer. Theyre so simple, you can work them into the busiest routines...

Angelique Kerber beats Karolina Pliskova in thrilling US Open final

Angelique Kerber defeated Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the final of the US OpenAngelique Kerber was on the ropes in the third and deciding set of Saturdays US Open final, having fallen behind a break against the big-serving Czech Karolina Pliskova. But the second-seeded German fought back, showing the finishing kick of a champion in winning 24 of...