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Ricin Fast Facts

Here's a look at ricin, a natural, highly toxic compound that is extracted from castor beans.

Columbus Day Fast Facts

Here is a look at Columbus Day (also known as Indigenous Peoples Day in some jurisdictions). In 2018, they are celebrated on October 8.

School shootings in the US keep happening

Here is a (long) list of shootings at elementary, middle and high schools that have resulted in fatalities in the last 20 years. This list does NOT include suicides, gang-related incidents, or deaths resulting from interpersonal conflicts.