Methuselah


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Methuselah

(mēthyo͞o`zələ), in the Bible, descendant of Seth; son of Enoch. He is said to have lived 969 years. It is also spelled Mathusala.

Methuselah

oldest man mentioned in Bible. [O.T.: Genesis 5:27]

Methuselah

son of Enoch; patriarch said to have lived 969 years. [O.T.: Genesis 5:21–27]

Methuselah

Old Testament a patriarch supposed to have lived 969 years (Genesis 5:21--27) who has come to be regarded as epitomizing longevity
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Researchers, with the support of Life Extension Foundation[R] and the Methuselah Foundation, recently charted the genome of the bowhead whale--which is most likely the longest-living mammal on the planet.
De Grey is the founder of Methuselah Foundation and the SENS Research Foundation.
E[sz](NYSE MKT: ONVO) ("Organovo"), a three-dimensional biology company focused on delivering breakthrough 3D bioprinting technology, and Yale School of Medicine, Department of Surgery have formed a collaboration to develop bioprinted tissues for surgical transplantation research, made possible by a generous gift from the Methuselah Foundation .
A visit to the mountainous lair of Noah's grandfather Methuselah (Sir Anthony Hopkins) confirms the dire prediction and Noah accepts his task to build an ark capable of housing one pair of "all that creeps, all that crawls, all that slithers".
A visit to the mountainous lair of his grandfather Methuselah (Sir Anthony Hopkins) confirms the dire prediction and Noah accepts his task to build an ark capable of temporarily housing one pair of "all that creeps, all that crawls, all that slithers".
The most expensive lot, a Methuselah - the equivalent of eight bottles - of 1997 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Burgundy, fetched more than PS93,000.
According to the Daily Star, one Methuselah bottle that is equivalent to eight bottles of Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Vintage 1997 fetched Ferguson 94,815 pounds and this lot included a card signed 'Best Wishes Alex Ferguson'.
So he takes his wife and three sons to visit grandad Methuselah (Anthony Hopkins) for advice.
The 76-year-old Welsh actor plays Methuselah, Noah's grandfather, in Darren Aronofsky's big screen adaptation of the classic bible story, starring Russell Crowe.
But now, seven years after dredging up Ming from the seabed Iceland, new calculations show the Methuselah mollusc was actually 102 years older.
Some initial age estimates using observations stretching back to the year 2000 pegged Methuselah as truly ancient 6 16 billion years old.
Question seven: Still at Marton Country Club after 11 years, John Wilson is calling it a day on Methuselah Auctions.