The Deadliest Sports on Earth: Ranked

Tread Lightly, or Not at All

We don't mean to dissuade all of those whitewater rafter wannabes out there, but between 2006 and 2017, more than 500 people across the globe lost their lives while whitewater rafting. That doesn't count the hundreds of broken bones, thousands of close calls, and countless ruined family vacations because of it. 


Next Page →

The More You Know

  • The glass winged butterfly lacks colored scales, which makes its wings transparent and helps it avoid predators.
  • Singapore plans to build floating burbs.
  • Benjamin Franklin was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
  • J.K. Rowling became the first person to become a billionaire by writing books. However, she also lost her billionaire status because she donated so much money to charity!
Next Page →