What are the odds of dying of …?

What are odds of dying of heart disease? Cancer? What about dying in an accident? Here are the lifetime odds of dying of each of the 15 most common causes of death in the United States.

What Are the Odds of Living to 100?

Life expectancy is up–people are living longer than ever before. However, living to the age of 100 remains a remarkable and somewhat rare feat. What are the odds that you’ll live to age 100?

What Are the Odds of Life on Another Planet?

What are the odds of life on another planet? Scientists calculate that 1 in 5 of the Sun-like stars in the Milky Way galaxy have habitable planets, that’s at least 8.8 billion.

Episode 3: Are You Taste Blind?

Are you taste blind? Take a look at your tongue and let’s talk about broccoli, beer and salad dressing. Learn about two fun tests you can do to figure out your taster status. Discover the odds of being a nontaster, learn about what taste blindness is, how it influences what you eat and what it may mean for your health.

Taste Blindness

Taste blindness is an insensitivity to bitter and strong tastes. Discover the odds of being a nontaster and learn about taste blindness, diet & disease risk.