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Plots of survival against time for nematode worms in different conditions can be superimposed by rescaling the time axis. This observation has far-reaching implications for our understanding of the nature of ageing. See Letter p.103

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Figure 1: Resilience as a measure of ageing.

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Pincus, Z. A stretch in time. Nature 530, 37–38 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature16873

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