The Worst Maritime Disasters in Modern Time
Significant shipping disasters have cost the lives of many people over time.
Countries With The Biggest Population Decline
Population is declining in select countries. Further examination reveals why the population of some countries are becoming smaller and smaller.
Modern Day Pirate Attacks By Country
Modern pirates hijack ships with mortar-mounted speedboats, carrying AK-47s and rocket launchers and GPS navigation.
Incarceration Rates By Country
Half of the world's incarcerated population is held in the US, China or Russia. This data reveals the countries with the highest incarceration rates.
Homicide Rate by US State
Louisiana has the highest murder rate in the country, followed by Missouri, Maryland, and New Mexico.
The Deadliest Mass Shootings In History
The largest mass shooting to ever occur was the Garissa University College Attack, in Garissa, Kenya, in 2014. 148 victims perished in the attack.
The Most Expensive Floods In The World
Thailand, China and India have all been hit by devastating floods during torrential monsoon rains in recent history.
Causes Of Death In Countries With The Highest Mortality Rates
Some countries have remarkably high mortality rate due to illnesses.We cover mortality rates (per 100,000 population), by cause.
America's Most Disastrous And Expensive Earthquakes
Nearly all of the most damaging earthquakes in the United States have been centered in California.
Cities With The Most Millionaires
Ranking global metropolises by total millionaire population.
The Largest Countries in the World
The worlds largest nations, measured in square kilometers of land area.
What is the Commonwealth?
An association of 53 nations united by ties to former British rule, the Commonwealth of Nations is a group aligned to create ongoing prosperity in...
2015 Major 7.8 Earthquake in Nepal
Details on the earthquake which struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, leaving many dead and cities severely damaged.
The Next 10 Countries: The World's Most Likely New Nations
As stable as our world may seem, country borders shift and change. These are the regions most likely to become new nations.
What Happened To Germanwings Flight 4U9525?
Evidence from Black Box of Germanwings Flight 4U9525 crash indicates mass murder-suicide
The 10 Smallest Countries In The World
A list of the 10 smallest countries by total land area. Some of the coziest nations, islands, and places on the planet.