In light of recent primary contests—Ohio, Utah, and Wisconsin—that have slowed the momentum of the front-runner for the Republication nomination for president, Donald Trump, the odds of a contested GOP convention are growing.
We know that tornadoes can cause billions of dollars in damage, but what are the odds of being killed in a tornado?
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.
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?
A growing number of Americans think of themselves as poor or “lower class.” Does perception match the reality? What are the odds of being poor in the U.S.?
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.
Deaths due to murder account for less than 1% of all deaths in the U.S., and the odds of being murdered are 1 in 18,989.
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 is an insensitivity to bitter and strong tastes. Discover the odds of being a nontaster and learn about taste blindness, diet & disease risk.