Slate's Juliet Lapidos explores where death estimates for natural disaster come from.
Norman Tebbit says that only one party leader -- Nick Clegg -- has recognised the need to devise a tax system that makes work pay.
PoliticalBetting's Mike Smithson looks at how many independent MPs we can expect to see after the general election.
Dave Hill blogs on the emergence of Robert Taylor, chief executive of Kleinwort Benson, as a candidate for the London chair of Arts Council England.
Andy Hull of IPPR blogs on stop-and-search in the light of the European Court of Human Rights ruling on the matter.