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Lou Ann Schachner, 84, and Jay Schachner, 81, are volunteers with the Northwestern University SuperAging Project. They keep track of all their plans in a shared calendar. She loves to cook and study French and he is a part-time tax lawyer. Samantha Murphy for NPR hide caption

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Inside The Brains Of People Over 80 With Exceptional Memory

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An older man performs exercises in Mumbai, India. Research suggests that moderate physical exercise may be the best way to keep our brains healthy as we age. Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP hide caption

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How Exercise And Other Activities Beat Back Dementia

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Robert Oliver, 27, dances on the corner of 28th and Crenshaw in west Los Angeles, dressed in a Statue of Liberty costume outside the offices of Liberty Income Tax. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Tax Day Is This Statue Of Liberty's Last Day Of Work

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Tom Perez, President Obama's nominee to lead the Labor Department, has been an aggressive advocate for civil rights. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Labor Nominee's Civil Rights Work Draws Praise, Controversy

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Joan Collins, John Forsythe and Linda Evans at a party celebrating the production of 150 episodes of Dynasty in 1986. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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Big Hair, Big Shoulders And Big Money: Linda Evans On '80s Excess

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