Same fears, new tactics: How efforts to ban 'bad books' reached a record high in 2022
Stacker looked at 20 years' worth of banned books data from the American Library Association to understand how book challenges have changed over time.
The 21 most popular ice cream flavors in America
Stacker analyzed YouGov data and found the most popular ice cream flavors in the U.S. Read on to find America's favorite flavors.
Key rules behind 5 online casino games
Gambling is a habit as old as time, and technology makes it as convenient as ever to play. The Game Day Casino explains the rules behind five online casino games.  
USAID PSA contest illustrates why Cash is Best when donating to international disasters
(BPT) - Donating to international disaster relief efforts is a generous act, but depending on what and how you donate, you could actually be hindering — not helping — this lifesaving …
The odds of all 32 national teams at the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
OLBG has compiled the odds for each national team at the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in July using data from DraftKings.
21 of the most impactful intelligence leaks in US history
Stacker compiled 21 of the most impactful intelligence leaks in U.S. history from historical archives, government reports, and federal agencies.
17 unusual alcohol laws that could get you busted across the world  has taken a deep dive into the sobering laws throughout the United States and around the world that make alcohol a crime—in many unexpected and old-fashioned ways.
From Stonewall to today: 50+ years of modern LGBTQ+ history
From Stonewall to the 2022 midterm elections, Stacker takes a look back at over 50 years of significant moments in the LGBTQ+ community in the United States and around the world.
25 LGBTQ+ people who changed the course of history
Stacker compiled a list highlighting 25 LGBTQ+ people who made a mark on history, referencing articles, personal letters, and books.
25 costliest hurricanes of all time
Stacker took a look at NOAA data to extrapolate the costliest hurricanes of all time. In this gallery, you'll find the peak category of the storm, the year it occurred, and how much damage it caused.  

How to prepare for and recover from hurricanes

With the 2023 hurricane season set to begin on June 1, Stacker lists 30 ways to prepare for and recover from hurricanes.

Closest airport to 20 major sports venues

Rooting for the home team is fine, but flying to one of these cities that Bounce identified as being close to major sports venues can be a memorable treat.

Biggest preseason underdogs to ever win an NBA championship

OLBG ranked the biggest preseason underdogs to win the NBA championship since the 1984-85 season using a combination of data that included the team odds both in the preseason and the regular season, all sourced from   

25 LGBTQ+ athletes you need to know about

Using data compiled from various sources, Stacker compiled a list of 25 LGBTQ+ athletes you need to know about.

What to Know About Pregnancy and COVID Vaccines

by the We Can Do This   COVID-19 Public Education Campaign (NAPSI)—Health information can be overwhelming when you first become pregnant or are considering becoming pregnant. On top of dietary …

Best shoes to step into summer!

(BPT) - HEYDUDE makes the most insanely comfortable shoes on the planet. They’re your go-to’s for the cushiest, comfiest, airiest, featheriest and lightest shoes for everyday wearing …

How educational games have evolved over time
Best Universities compiled a list of how different kinds of digital games for teaching students have evolved over time, from The Oregon Trail to the latest version of the Scratch programming app.
A Guided Journey of Transformation, Healing and Power
(NewsUSA) - It’s a tricky business, being human! Most of us, according to Susan Drury, have lingering feelings – whether consciously realized or not – of ambivalence around something in our …
States with the most hate crimes
Stacker investigated the states where the most hate crimes take place using the FBI's 2019 Hate Crime Statistics.
New Study Estimates YouTube’s Impact on U.S. Economy and Culture
(NAPSI)—The next time you enjoy watching something on YouTube, you may care to consider there’s a lot more to the service than fun and learning. It’s an important part of our economy, too. …
A brief history of the shoes and moments that defined sneaker culture
Stacker took a deep dive into the histories of some game-changing shoes to see why the world continues to obsess over these sneaks.
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How much of these plant-based foods would you have to eat to get the same amount of protein as from meat?

Thistle investigated how much of various plant-based foods you would have to eat to get the same amount of protein as meat using data from My Food Data.  

States with the highest rate of people killed by police

Stacker cited data from the Washington Post's Fatal Force Database to look at the rate of fatal police shootings per state in the U.S. since 2015.

The ABCs of Reaching Gen Z: Ads, Brands, Connections

(NAPSI)—There are an estimated 68 million Americans in what’s known as Gen Z, or “Zoomers,” born between 1997 and 2012. They’re now flowing into the workforce and represent significant …

From flintlock muskets to AR-15s: A history of guns in America

Stacker compiled 10 key moments in the development of firearm technology throughout U.S. history.

Calling All Bearded Men Who Do Good, While Looking Good

(BPT) - Are you changing the world for the better? If you’re rocking a beard, chances are your answer is "YES!" In fact, a recent study by Wahl found that men with beards are 13% more …

7 things you need to know about throwing a milestone birthday party

Giggster compiled seven pointers for throwing the most memorable milestone birthday.  

States that drafted the most men in World War II

Stacker analyzed data quantifying draft numbers during World War II from multiple sources, such as historical Census data and the Selective Service System, to rank how many men were drafted per state.

Honoring Naval History: 5 Ways to Keep Museums Afloat and History Alive

(BPT) - There are approximately 120 navy vessels designated as national historic landmarks in the United States. Naval ship museums help preserve American maritime heritage and educate future …

Men are 3 times as likely as women to bike in the US. Here's how the demographics of cyclists break down

Using data from a study published in Transport Reviews, Velotric broke down the gender demographics of cycling around the world.  

Extraordinary Nurse Educators Leading in Extraordinary Times
(NewsUSA) - Nurse educators are in a unique position to make an impact by inspiring nurses in education and by promoting public health through work in schools, businesses, hospitals, and community …
Baby names losing popularity in the 21st century
Stacker took a look at the names losing popularity in the 21st century, using data from the Social Security Administration.
10 most unexpected MLB pitching performances
Stacker curated the 10 most unbelievable pitching performances since 1969 using data from  
LGBTQ+ individuals are disproportionately impacted by gun violence. Here's what the data shows
Northwell Health partnered with Stacker to compile statistics on the disproportionate impact of gun violence on LGBTQ+ people using various data and sources.
The history behind 7 casino games that are popular to play online
The Game Day Casino compiled a list of the history behind seven casino games that are popular to play online.