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Concussions Are on the Rise for these Popular Sports

We analyzed data on sports-related concussions using emergency room injury data from 1998 through 2017, provided by the Consumer Product... Read More

Most Cost-Effective College Baseball Programs

To determine which colleges have the most cost-effective baseball programs, we analyzed the average RPI—rating percentage index, which... Read More

Fourth of July: Who Uses the Most Fireworks in the US?

Fireworks displays are a Fourth of July tradition and it would be difficult to imagine the holiday without them. We took a look at US trade... Read More

What Are the Most Common Product Injuries in Summer?

To identify the most common product-related summer injuries, we looked at emergency room injury data from 1998 through 2017, provided by... Read More

States Complaining the Most About Robocalls

By analyzing recent consumer complaints data from the FCC and FTC we were able to pinpoint where consumers are complaining the most about... Read More

Safest Cities for Kids in 2017

It's a perennial priority to protect our children from the worst aspects of urban life, such as crime, while exposing them to the best,... Read More

The Most Health-conscious Cities in America

Whether for longevity or vanity, the importance of being healthy has moved to the forefront of American culture. Rising healthcare costs,... Read More

Does Firing the Head Coach Make NFL Teams More Successful?

We took a look at every season since 2007 to see how teams and their head coaches have performed, and we found that a firing may not always... Read More

Best Cities for Small Business

There are more than five million companies in the U.S. And more than 76% of them have less than 10 employees, according to the U.S. Census... Read More