· Wonders of the Word: 2,200 approximate number of years since intellectuals in the Mediterranean and the Middle East selected the ancient seven wonders. Today, only one, Egypt’s great Pyramid of Giza, survives.

· Muslim outlook: 2.35 million of Muslims living in the U.S. of that number, two-thirds of adults were born overseas.

· Hurricane Season: 6 number of hurricane in an average season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecast seven to 10 hurricanes for 2007. And 153 million of people who live within 50 miles of the U.S. coastline, more than half the population.

Source: TIME June 4, 2007