In Norway stripping counts as an art form for tax purposes.
At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland first prize is the wife's weight in beer.
The average volume of farts a person generates per day ranges around 476 to 1491ml.
Your mobile phone has more computing power than the computers used for the Apollo 11 moon landing.
Every person has a unique tongue print as well as fingerprints.
A healthy (non-colorblind) human eye can distinguish between 500 shades of gray.
The majority of Internet traffic is not generated by humans but bots like Google and Malware.
London has 72 billionaires the most of any city.
File-sharing is an official religion in Sweden. It holds CTRL+C and CTRL+V as sacred symbols.
The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotam-eteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai-whenu a kitanatahu – a New Zealand hill.
Half of the top 20 cities in the world with the highest murder rates are in Brazil.
Gorillas sleep as much as fourteen hours per day.
8.7%of Facebook users are fake.
80% of all animals on earth are Insects.
More bullets were fired in ‘Starship Troopers’ than any other movie ever made.
Harry Potter's author J.K. Rowling lost her billionaire status because she donated so much of her money to charity.
Octopuses move with a simple elegance but they have no rhythm unlike most animals.
A snake has no ears. But its tongue is extremely sensitive to sound vibrations. By flicking its tongue a snake can pick up sound waves-so a snake ‘hears with his tongue…sort of!
The average American spends over 5 months of his life on the phone.
Half of all the world's pigs live in China.
Since the 12th century Judaism believes that if the truths derived from science or philosophy contradict religious beliefs the religious beliefs are incorrect.
Bird droppings are chief export of Nauru an island nation in the Western Pacific.
Yoda from Star Wars was modeled after the appearance of Albert Einstein.
For every human in the world there are one million ants.
Cleopatra was the first in the dynasty of Greek rulers of Egypt who could speak Egyptian.
A young Elvis Presley was once told: "Stick to driving a truck because you'll never make it as a singer."
In China you can major in Bra Studies.
Eagles can live in captivity for up to 46 years.
There are more chickens than people in the world (at least before that chicken-flu thing).
Dieting could force your brain to eat itself scientists say.
Cubans were prohibited from owning cell phones until 2008.
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
51% of Americans fear snakes most than any other thing in the world.
A robotic fish was accepted by other fish and became their leader during an experiment by NYU.
In 2015 a 4-year-old searching for fossils found 100 Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Bones.
Locust is the only insect considered kosher in Judaism.
A cat's tail contains nearly 10% of all the bones in its body.
Chocolate has an anti-bacterial effect on the mouth and protects against tooth decay.
63 Earths can fit inside Uranus.
It costs approximately $10,000 to train a federally certified search and rescue dog.
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