An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.
Music triggers activity in the same brain structure that releases the "pleasure chemical" dopamine during sex and eating.
The King James Bible has inspired the lyrics of more pop songs than any other book.
The weeks before Christmas is the most popular time for couples to break up according to data analyzed from Facebook.
Cockroaches get lonely and even become ill if they are left alone for too long.
An average swimming pool loses 1 000 gallons (3 785 L) a month to evaporation and other causes.
About 20 million Americans live in mobile homes.
Like fingerprints everyone’s tongue print is different!
Google is offering US$20 million to any private team that can land on the moon by New Year's Eve of 2016.
The U.S. has no official language.
The Philippines has the slowest Internet speed in the entire Southeast Asian region with an average speed of 3.54 Mbps.
Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!
A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
The three most recognized Western names in China are Jesus Christ Richard Nixon & Elvis Presley.
Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
In the last 3 500 years there have been approximately 230 years of peace throughout the civilized world.
Drug lord Pablo Escobar had so much cash that rats ate almost $1 billion of his money each year.
France uses 12 different time zones the most of any country in the world.
In May 1948 Mt Ruapehu and Mt Ngauruhoe both in New Zealand erupted simultaneously.
A giraffe's spots are like human fingerprints: no two individual giraffes have exactly the same pattern.
San Francisco was part of Mexico until the Mexican-American War in 1848.
The first man-made object in space was the German V2 rocket.
Every piece of plastic ever made still exists.
The "cheerleader effect" the theory that girls look more attractive in groups is scientifically proven.
Capuchin Male Monkeys urinate on themselves to attract a mate.
Iquitos Peru is the largest city in the world inaccessible by road. It's located deep in the Amazon rainforest and has over 400 000 people.
North Korea has its own operating system called Red Star OS.
Leonardo Da Vinci was homeschooled and lacked a formal education in Greek and Latin.
In 1975 Australia had a government shutdown which ended with the Queen firing everyone and the government starting again.
There's a lizard known as Jesus Christ Lizard due to its ability to run on the water.
FIDO Abraham Lincoln's dog was also assassinated.
Kuwait is about 60% male (highest in the world). Latvia is about 54% female (highest in the world).
Despite their walnut-sized brain octopuses are highly intelligent possibly more so than any other order of invertebrates.
Hippo’s sweat is pink.
Barn owls hunt mostly small mammals such as the short-tailed vole.
The Earth's magnetic field has been steadily weakening over the past 180 years specially around Brazil and Argentina.
There is a prison in Bolivia where inmates rent their own cells can live with their families charge tourists for tours and at one point produced almost all the cocaine in Bolivia.
37%Of New Yorkers were born in another country.
All pandas in the world are on loan from China.
Brazil has the 2nd highest number of airports in the world after the U.S.
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