Author Archives: Thomas C. Frohlich

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Places With the Biggest Snowfall in History in Every State

The first snow is just around the corner for most of the United States. Some may be dreading the onset of winter, while others may be wishing for a ...
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50 Dangerous Conditions Testing Your Blood Can Help Detect

Blood tests evaluate how well organs are working and help identify abnormalities that almost always prompt further, more specific tests. In an interview with 24/7 Wall St., Dr. Keith Hoots, ...
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48 Major US Cities Struggling to Shelter Growing Homeless Population

The number of people experiencing homelessness in the United States in 2018 increased for the second consecutive year. In 2017, homelessness had increased for the first time in seven ...
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How China’s Economy Became the Largest in the World

With an over 3,000-year written history, China is one of the world’s oldest civilizations. China was a global economic superpower as early as the period between 1100 and and ...
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States With the Highest and Lowest Cancer Rates

Cancer has overtaken heart disease as the leading cause of death in high-income countries, according to research published Tuesday. In the United States, cancer remains the second leading cause of ...
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9 Industries Causing the Most Harm to the World’s Rainforests

The Earth’s rainforests get smaller every year. The Amazonian rainforest, the largest on the planet, has lost approximately 305,000 square miles in the past 50 years, or 19% of ...
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Most Powerful Hurricanes of All Time

Florida is in a state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian, a Category 4 storm, bears down on the eastern coast of the state. On its current path, Dorian could make ...
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Most Powerful Hurricanes of All Time

Hurricane Erick formed over 1,000 miles southwest of Baja California over the weekend and now, along with Tropical Storm Flossie, poses a threat to Hawaii. The effects of these storms ...
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Best Places to Retire in Every State

Americans spend decades preparing for retirement, which is seen by many as a well-earned break following nearly a lifetime of work. Baby Boomers -- people born from 1946 to ...
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Worst Earthquakes of All Time

Humans have experienced earthquakes for thousands of years. Earthquakes are among the most common geological phenomena, with small tremors occurring hundreds of times per day, medium size quakes several ...
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The States Where It’s Best (and Worst) to Be a Teacher

A career in teaching means having an impact on the next generation -- providing young people with the tools to succeed as members of society and engaging students in learning ...
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The Most Serious Public Health Issues America Is Facing Today

Raw statistics about diseases and mortality don't always reveal the underlying causes or health issues that contribute to these statistics. And it's these health issues -- such as obesity ...
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The Most Serious Public Health Issues America Is Facing Today

Raw statistics about diseases and mortality don't always reveal the underlying causes or health issues that contribute to these statistics. And it's these health issues -- such as obesity ...
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The Most and Least Valuable States

Placing an accurate dollar value on America’s land -- from natural features such as rivers and mountains to developed lands that include farms and skyscrapers -- is virtually impossible. Some ...
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Countries Increasing CO2 Emissions the Fastest

The first Earth Day was in 1970, and by 1977, scientists generally agree that global warming was the greatest climate risk of the century. But it was not until 1992 ...
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