Odds of Dying: What You Should Really Worry About

The things that could seriously get in the way of your well-being, according to the latest statistics from the National Safety Council.

When lightning struck during a monsoon storm near our home on July 28, 2016. We went out to chase it. My son, Marius Britt, got this photo. Notice the total absence of sharks.

OK, Finally, the News …

Blue sharks are supposedly not very aggressive. I get zero comfort in that scientific viewpoint. Photo: NOAA/NEFSC

Top 10 Lifetime Odds of Dying By …

Choices, choices. Photo: Pixabay/SplitShire

Lowering the Odds

Fear is Healthy, But …

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Sharks & Asteroids

Independent health and science journalist, former editor-in-chief of LiveScience, writing about how we age and how to optimize your mind and body through time.

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