Probing an evolutionary riddle
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Probing an evolutionary riddle

A startling evolutionary hypothesis considers why humans harm themselves—and how they’ve kept themselves safe for millennia.ILLUSTRATION: N. CARY/SCIENCEWhile co-organizing a symposium a few years ago, a distinguished evolutionary psychologist named Nicholas Humphrey sought an expert to explore a mystery dating back to the time of Charles Darwin. “Natural selection will never produce in a being… […]

Conventus Now Selects iPipeline’s Next-Gen Policy Administration System
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Conventus Now Selects iPipeline’s Next-Gen Policy Administration System

EXTON, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iPipeline® – a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry – today announced Conventus Now, a joint venture between Catholic Financial Life and Catholic United Financial, has selected its SSG Digital™ Platform with a next-gen Policy Administration System (PAS) for individual life and annuity products. The… […]

Have humans developed natural defenses against suicide?
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Have humans developed natural defenses against suicide?

By Elizabeth CulottaAug. 22, 2019 , 8:00 AM While co-organizing a symposium a few years ago, a distinguished evolutionary psychologist named Nicholas Humphrey sought an expert to explore a mystery dating back to the time of Charles Darwin. “Natural selection will never produce in a being anything injurious to itself,” Darwin wrote in On the… […]