This is a list of human infectious disease case fatality rates (CFRs). A CFR is the proportion (percentage) of people diagnosed with a disease who die during the course of the disease. (Cf. mortality rate.) Values refer to optimally treated cases.
Here are the ten deadliest diseases of all-time by total number of human deaths:
Here are some of the best couples costumes for Halloween this year. Can you think of any others?
What is your favorite scary movie of all-time?
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments counts down the most bone-chilling moments in cinematic history. Featuring interviews, film clips, and production stills, Bravo's series of fright nights looks at scenes from a variety of movie classics. From cunning raptors stalking the children of Jurassic Park to bees pouring from the killer's mouth in Candyman, to the attack of the muderous clown in Poltergeist, this mini-series explores what went into the making of these scenes and searches beyond the conventions of the genre to uncover the number one scary movie moment of all time. During the course of five nights, fans will see over 100 exclusive interviews with film greats such as Wes Craven ("The Nightmare on Elm Street"), Stephen King ("The Shining"), Peter Jackson ("Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King"), Courtney Cox ("Scream"), John Carpenter ("Halloween"), Clive Barker ("Candyman"), and John Landis ("American Werewolf in London"). The list is as follows:
In light of Jim Carrey's movie "The Number 23," we examine why it is portrayed as such a powerful number. Do you have any paranormal ties to the number 23? Remember 2+3=5(all prime numbers) and 2/3=.666. Is there really something to this phenomenon?
These are some of the most frightening (though sometimes amusing) quotes ever to be uttered on a television show.
Need some music for that homemade haunted house? These are some songs to add to a playlist for that late October scarefest.
Movies are often full of scary villians or frightening ideas. These are some the scariest quotes in film history.