“deaths” Charts

Is Sitting the New Smoking? »

Physical inactivity is the fourth leading cause of death worldwide. Thankfully, a new "wonder drug" has been shown to cut…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 374
Score: 11

The Human Cost Of FIFA's Corruption »

Despite the nation's flagrant human rights violations, Qatar was awarded the honor of hosting the World Cup in 2022, a…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 438
Score: 5

Death From Above: US Drone Strikes »

In large part, the United States' drone program has been successful, having eliminated over 2400 enemy combatants and fifty high…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 188
Score: 5

The Real Killer Diseases Aren't Ebola »

A little perspective never hurts. While Ebola has ravaged much of western Africa recently and is a popular topic in…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 103
Score: 2

Males Are More Likely Than Females to be Killed by Lightning »

Of the 210 reported fatal lightning incidents in the U.S. from 2006 to 2011, 81% of the victims were male…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 157
Score: 2

What's Killing Americans? »

Death, like taxes, is unavoidable. More likely than not, unfortunately, when our time comes, it will likely be at the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 380

Gun Violence And Terrorism: Putting The Two In Perspective »

Recently, a political debate has erupted over two contentious issues within the United States: gun control and terrorism. While President…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 43

America's Terror Threat, In Perspective »

Whether a consequence of the recent rise in terrorist activity or the politicizing of the terrorist threat, Americans are becoming…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 94

Black Friday Death Toll »

It seems to be an often told joke that Black Friday is a dangerous event. It is hyperbolized by the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 51

Lightning's in the Sky in July »

Of the 210 reported fatal lightning incidents in the U.S. from 2006 to 2011, over 30% occurred in July, making…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 45

Fatal Lightning Incidents by Activity »

Of the 210 reported fatal lightning incidents in the U.S. from 2006 to 2011, 62% of the victims were struck…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 109