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New study: individual lifespans are becoming more similar

The higher the life expectancy in a society, the smaller the difference between the ages at which people will die.

An international team of scientists, including researchers from the Population Europe Partners, including the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and the Max-Planck Odense Center on the Biodemography of Aging, has discoverd a novel regularity for vastly different human societies and epochs.

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