Pyramid trivia: how the pyramid is built

Today is “Egypt National Day”. Let’s go back to ancient Egypt to see how humans built pyramids at…

Earthquake trivia: Why does Sichuan have frequent earthquakes?

At 21:19:46 on August 8, Beijing time, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake occurred in Jiuzhaigou County (33.20 degrees north…

Crime City Trivia: Detroit, Michigan has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

By far the most dangerous city in America is Detroit, Michigan. The old auto-manufacturing town holds the records…

Crime City Trivia: Oakland, California has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

More recently lauded as one of “America’s Coolest Cities” (Forbes) or “America’s Most Hipster Cities” (Thrillist), Oakland, California,…

Crime City Trivia: Memphis, Tennessee has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Founded in part by former President Andrew Jackson, Memphis, Tennessee, is the third largest city in the Southeastern…

Crime City Trivia: St. Louis, Missouri has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Be careful if you’re walking around St. Louis, Missouri! The city holds the title of fourth most dangerous…

Crime City Trivia: Cleveland, Ohio has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Though third lowest on our list for aggravated assaults, Cleveland is still a seriously dangerous city, largely due…

Crime City Trivia: Little Rock, Arkansas has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Few might guess Little Rock, Arkansas, has the fifth highest rate of aggravated assault on our list, but…

Crime City Trivia: Baltimore, Maryland has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Ask an American about the most dangerous cities in the U.S. and Baltimore will generally land near the…

Crime City Trivia: Rockford, Illinois has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

The third largest city in Illinois, Rockford has a low robbery and murder rate but a massive aggravated…

Crime City Trivia: Milwaukee, Wisconsin has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

An influx of German immigrants made Milwaukee, Wisconsin, one of America’s leaders in beer production – the city…

Crime City Trivia: Birmingham, Alabama has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Hosting collegiate sporting’s SEC (Southeastern Conference), Birmingham boasts many universities but, just like New Haven, has a major…

Crime City Trivia: Newark, New Jersey has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Boasting one of NYC’s big three airports, Newark, New Jersey, is also the largest shipping terminal on the…

Crime City Trivia: Kansas City, Missouri has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Famous for jazz, blues, and finger-lickin-good barbecue, Kansas City’s dangerous reputation dates back to violence during the Civil…

Crime City Trivia: Buffalo, New York has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Source: FBI 2013 UCR & City Data, Image: Wikimedia One of the most successful American cities in 1900…

Crime City Trivia: New Haven, Connecticut has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Hosting the prestigious Yale University hasn’t helped New Haven’s crime statistics (which goes to show how complicated an…

Crime City Trivia: Indianapolis, Indiana has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Home to the largest single-day sporting event in the world (the Indy 500), Indianapolis is a city in…

Crime City Trivia: Atlanta, Georgia has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

The ATL still has a reputation for violent crime, but this Georgian city has really cleaned up its…

Crime City Trivia: Washington, D.C. has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

With 479 murders in 1991, Washington, D.C. was referred to as the murder capital of America. Despite its…

Crime City Trivia: Stockton, California has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Ranking 6th in aggravated assaults per 100k on our list, Stockton, California, has actually been improving in the…

Crime City Trivia: Miami, Florida has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Fictional cocaine cowboys like Tony Montana made Miami famous but the real cowboys and other less-than-honest residents have…

Crime City Trivia: Hartford, Connecticut has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

The primary residence of writer Mark Twain, Hartford, Connecticut, is nicknamed the “Insurance Capital of the World” due…

Crime City Trivia: Springfield, Missouri has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Source: FBI 2013 UCR, Image: Wikipedia Less popular than The Simpsons’s Springfield, this Missouri city has a rough…

Crime City Trivia: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has one of the highest crime rates in the United States

Source: FBI 2013 UCR, Image: Wikipedia Most people know Philadelphia is one of America’s most dangerous cities which…