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006_risk_funIf we were rational creatures, we would maximize our chances of having fun while minimizing the likelihood of, you know, death. But of course there’s little rational about us, and we embrace highly risky pursuits with a hell of a lot more gusto than, say, mowing the lawn. Still, it’s illustrative to look through the cold lens of science and see how these things we love stack up against one another.


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Brendan Leonard is a contributing editor to Adventure Journal. Follow him at his blog, Semi-Rad.

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