Not bears, not sharks, not alligators. What critter kills the most people every year? Outside Magazine says it's the mosquito, which takes out at least 2 million lives around the world every year. Next: snakes, which send between 50,000 and 125,000 to their graves every year, followed by crocodiles and tigers.
The deadliest-acting - bears, sharks and alligators - only kill in the single to low double digits.