n 2013, more than 41,000 Americans committed suicide. To put that into perspective, 41,000 people could fill all of the seats of the Sydney Opera House 20 times over. To transport 41,000 people, one would need roughly 130 airplanes, 820 busses or 10,000 cars. Suicide is so prevalent that, in 2013, it was the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. In that year, someone died by suicide every 12.8 minutes.