Top 10 Largest Earthquakes (By Magnitude)

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#10 Assam – Tibet 8.6 This earthquake occurred on 08/15/1950.  The epicenter was actually located near Rima, in Tibet, China. However, the earthquake was destructive in both Assam and Tibet, and 1,526 people… Continue reading

Top 10 Incredible Natural Features

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#10. Mauna Kea (USA) Ask anyone what the tallest mountain in the world is, and they’ll tell you Mount Everest.  But, technically, Mauna Kea, a volcano located in Hawaii, holds the record.  The… Continue reading

Top 10 Unsolved Mysteries

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#10 The Black Dahlia Murder “The Black Dahlia” was a nickname given to Elizabeth Short, she was an American and the victim of a gruesome and much-publicized murder.  The body of Elizabeth Short… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries By Tourist Arrivals

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940 million tourists traveled in 2010, the latest year data is available for.  The following statistics are for the number tourists a country received in 2010. #10. Mexico 22.4 Million Tourism is very… Continue reading

Best and Worst of 2011

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2011 was an extremely eventful year in entertainment, news, sports, politics, and economics.  Join as we review the year – through the best and worst in a variety of categories. Enjoy! Movies Best:… Continue reading

Top 10 Christmas Trees

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#10 Upside-Down Christmas Tree This is becoming a new holiday fad.  The tradition goes back to the middle ages when Europeans did it to represent the Holy Trinity.  The trees are either attached… Continue reading

Top 10 Christmas Songs

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#10 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) Although made popular by Nate King Cole in 1946, “The Christmas Song” was originally written and composed by Mel Torme in a blistering… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries Suffering The Most Casualties In World War II

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#10. Yugoslavia 1,027,000 In the April War of 1941, the Axis Powers (at that time Germany, Italy, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Romania) invaded Yugoslavia.  11 days after the initial invasion, the Royal Yugoslav Army… Continue reading

Top 10 Unusual Food Facts

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#10 The Toxic Puffer Fish The toxic puffer fish called Fugu in Japan kills about 300 people per year.  Fugu can be lethally poisonous due to its tetrodotoxin; therefore, it must be carefully… Continue reading

Top 10 Best FIFA World Cup Teams Ever

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#10 1954 Hungarian Team The only team on this list that didn’t actually win the World Cup, Hungary was absolute favorites coming into the 54’ tournament, as they could count on the service… Continue reading