By Li Liu, Xiaoxue Liu, and Austin Krompasky
Throughout modern history, mortality has steadily decreased. Remarkably, this improvement can be seen for all ages and almost all major causes of deaths.
By Adam Benjamin
Perhaps the question is better phrased this way: What happens when intelligence and self-awareness are no longer traits that belong exclusively to the natural world?
By Neil Sandhoefner
Actuaries work with probability and statistics every day, and I’m willing to bet that even though we all know an exponential distribution like the backs of our hands, a good number of us were surprised by the outcome we saw on Nov. 8, 2016.