DEATH BY NUMBERS
Guest-curated by high-altitude physician and entrepreneur Dr Jack Kriendler, speakers tackled issues of life, death and ageing from a myriad of perspectives: biology, moral philosophy, science fiction, art and digital technology. The discussion challenged us to wonder: if we can engineer the end of ageing, what does a good life look like? As one speaker, economist, philosopher and philanthropist Dr Shamil Chandaria argued, the development of super-longevity must be considered within a framework of human well-being, meaning and purpose.
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This is strikingly evident on the pages of a book which will be displayed in Mathematics: The Winton Gallery at the Science Museum from 8 December The book is the English Life Table published in This three-inch thick publication was full of tables and equations based on an analysis of nearly 6. A cursory glance at what we pay most attention to suggests that grand spectacle rules the day.
Sinking ferryboats trump bus accidents, but plane crashes, with their unspeakable, almost supernatural brand of horror, are the most riveting of all.
Young victims, naturally, hold more emotional currency than their adult counterparts, making the school bus crash a far better candidate for selective mourning than the commuter train derailment, which is in turn far more captivating than the deadly highway pileup. Mammoth disasters like the Indian Ocean tsunami aside, small-scale blight on home soil will almost always catch more eyeballs than larger events far away.
As the death toll in Peru soared past , on TV at least, it was the Utah mine tragedy we couldn't get enough of.
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Meanwhile, 3, people, mostly sub-Saharan African children, will die today of malaria with nary an Associated Press story to spread the news. We care, but the diseases and the car wrecks that kill thousands of us every day are so common that they're the opposite of news. They're also usually too frightening to contemplate.
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Column One Sikh drivers are transforming U. Take a ride along the Punjabi American highway. Politics Supreme Court refuses to approve citizenship question on census. Provisional counts of the number of deaths registered in England and Wales, by age, sex and region, in the latest weeks for which data are available.
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Death statistics reported include counts of deaths by age and sex and by selected cause. Standardised mortality ratios, age-standardised mortality rates and infant mortality rates by area of usual residence are also included. Annual data on UK death registrations. Summary tables including age-standardised mortality rates.
One-year and five-year net survival for adults in England diagnosed with one of 29 common cancers, by age and sex. Annual data on deaths registered by age, sex and selected underlying cause of death. Tables also provide both mortality rates and numbers of deaths over time. Annual data on the number of deaths registered in England and Wales by age group, sex, year and underlying cause of death, as defined using the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision. Annual data on death registrations, contains death rates, cause of death data by sex and age, and death registrations by area of residence and single year of age.
Quality of care delivered in the last 3 months of life for adults who died in England.
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Registered deaths by age, sex, selected underlying causes of death and the leading causes of death for both males and females. Stillbirths, infant and childhood deaths occurring annually in England and Wales, and associated risk factors. Deaths where Clostridium difficile infection was mentioned on the death certificate by sex, age group and whether the death occurred in hospital or elsewhere.