MindPerformanceHacks 2fPredictTheLengthofaLifetime

Hack #45: Predict the Length of a Lifetime

Many of us instinctively trust that things that have been around a long time are likely to be around a lot longer, and things that haven't, aren't. The formalization of this heuristic is known as Gott's Principle, and the math is easy to do.

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Hack Author

Ron Hale-Evans

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