This weird simulator uses your sex, race and age to predict how you will die


Time for your daily dose of existential dread. You’ve previously had a chance to calculate how long your diet will take to kill you, but did you know you can also find out how you will die? Developed by Nathan Yau, ‘How you will die’ is an oddly beautiful graphical simulator that will guess the approximate time and cause of your death based on your sex, race and age. The bleak app sources data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to predict the circumstances of your demise, breaking down all possible causes of death in 15 separate categories. Here’s how Yau explains how…

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