Countries With The Best Teacher-To-Student Ratios (Primary Education)
With 1 teacher for every 6 students in primary schools there, young children's pedagogic needs in San Marino are given more...
Did You Know That Scotland’s National Animal Is The Unicorn?
The mythical creature has long been a symbol of purity, healing, and, interestingly enough, of Scotland.
Did You Know That The Most Recent Execution By Guillotine In France Was In 1977?
Hamida Djandoubi was beheaded by guillotine on September 10th, 1977, the last execution to be carried out in the nation of France.
Did You Know That We Went To The Moon Before We Put Wheels On Suitcases?
Bernard Sadow revolutionized the luggage industry with a new concept in the 1970s, which was improved upon by airline pilot Bob Plath in the 1980s.
Did You Know That There Are More Trees On Earth Than Stars In The Milky Way?
Exact figures are hard to come by, but credible sources tell us that Earth's 3 Trillion trees far outnumber our Milky Way's 100 Billion stars.
Did You Know That More People Drown In Deserts Than Die From Dehydration?
Flash floods are more of a threat in deserts than the aridity of their climes.
Shortest Wars In Human History
Some of these conflicts must have seemed to have been over before they started, with one lasting but a matter of mere minutes!
Cities With The Most Expensive Taxi Fares In The World
Cities with high qualities of life and widespread opulence also appear to have some of the world's highest taxi cab rates based on consumer reports...
Most Dangerous Cities In South and Central America
Caracas, Venezuela remains the most dangerous city in South and Central America with a staggering 103.35 homicides per 100,000 residents.
Countries With The Most Modern Slaves Today
Based on data from the UN Development Program, Walk Free Foundation, and Global Slavery Index, slavery is still a serious problem around our globe.
The Most Dangerous Cities In Oceania
While 8 of the top ten are to be found in Australia or New Zealand, the two most dangerous cities in Oceania lie in Papua new Guinea and Fiji.
Countries With The Most Coastline
These countries all have substantially long stretches of shorelines to their name. Island countries' positions are bolstered by the sum of their many...
Worst Countries For Human Trafficking Today
The worst of the worst, these countries made the Tier 3 List of the US State Dept.'s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking In Persons in 2017.
Countries Producing The Best Olympic Weightlifters
As evidenced by these nations' sums of IWF World Champions and Olympic Gold Medals, neighboring China and Russia have long dominated the sport.
Most Dangerous Cities In Europe
This list is based on per capita homicide rates as reported by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in 2010.
Largest Religions In The World
South & East Asia & the Middle East were the birthplaces to all of the world's largest religions. Abrahamic religions combine to claim over half of...
Most Dangerous Cities In Africa
With longstanding economic disparity and ongoing racial tension, the nation of South Africa has six of the ten most dangerous cities on the continent.
Countries With The World's Most Beautiful Women
Ranked by total number of combined Miss Universe and Miss World beauty contest winners, Venezuela surely has some of the world's most attractive...
Longest Wars In Human History
Among the longest wars in human history, one such struggle stretched for almost eight centuries between Christians and Muslims from across the Strait...