"Statistics are like bikinis. What they conceal is more important than what they reveal."


Baby Drool
Find out how much your baby has drooled on you, your partner, your other kid, the dog, the brand new couch and the floor.

Birthday Guests
Why you should never invite too many people to your birthday party.

Body Mass Index
Calculate your BMI or Quetelet Index (QI) and see if you're overweight.

Basal Metabolic Rate
Calculate your BMR and find out how much energy you need to stay alive.

Cricket as a Thermometer
Yes, crickets can tell you what temperature it is.

Days Lost due to Smoking
There are many, many reasons to quit smoking. Here's one...

Hair Length
What would happen if never cut your hair?

Find out how happy you really are.

Population Screenings
Why preventive (medical) screenings are not always a good idea.

Pyramid Schemes
Why pyramid schemes will always crash.

Years Lost due to Watching Television
Watching too much television can lead to an early grave...

Years Spent Sleeping
How many years of your live have you spent sleeping?

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"He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lampposts: for support rather than for illumination."

Andrew Lang (1844-1912),
poet, novelist and literary critic.


The average woman will kiss 22 men, enjoy 4 long-term relationships and have her heart broken 5 times before she meets 'Mr Right'.

Average noise level in the international space station: 70 dB. Sustained level needed to cause hearing damage: 90 dB.