Graca Machel is the only woman to have been first lady of two separate countries: Mozambique and South Africa.

Corduroy comes from the French cord du roi or cloth of the king.

Butterflies range in size from a tiny 1/8 inch to a huge almost 12 inches.


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71%of people in China measure success by the things they own making it the world's most materialistic country.

Estonian ID cards have a chip with public-private key pair used to sign documents and vote in elections via the internet. For their 2011 election 24% of the votes were cast online.

The Chinese soft-shelled turtle is the first animal known to pee via its mouth.

In India many brides use the "Bichiya": a wedding ring for the toe.

Elvis Presley was just 22 years old when he paid US$102 500 for Graceland the Memphis mansion that served as his home base for two decades.

In 2008 Norway donated US$1 billion to help save the Amazon rainforest.

British Pennies are used to adjust the time in London's Big Ben clock tower.

Each species of peacock spider has its own courtship dance.

In 1963 a cat called "Felicette" became the first feline in space.

Most new cars fake engine noise through speakers. They are quite silent otherwise.

A necropsy is an autopsy on animals.

Almost 20% of Rio de Janeiro's males are gay or bisexual.

5%of Brits use Facebook while having sex according to a survey.

The night before his execution a man in Georgia escaped from prison and later that night was beaten to death in a bar fight.

The Latin name for moose is alces alces.

Jamaica has the most churches per square mile than any other country in the world.

Germany was the first country ever to implement Daylight Saving Time in order to save energy during WW1.

In the UK accents change noticeably about every 25 miles (40km).

During Apartheid Glasgow renamed the street where the South African Consulate was located to "Nelson Mandela Place." Consular officials would be forced to look at his name when reading and addressing postal correspondence.

Hitler led the first public anti-smoking campaign in modern history.

60 000 plastic bags are being used in the U.S. every 5 seconds.

The national anthem of Greece has 158 verses. No one in Greece has memorized all 158 verses.


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In Japan Ronald McDonald is called Donald McDonald due to a lack of a clear "r" sound in Japanese.

Snakes don't have eyelids.

Of all the countries that celebrate an independence day 58 are independent of the UK 26 of France 21 of Russia and 21 of Spain.

There is high-speed Internet on the moon: 19 MBPS.

Nelson Mandela's name at birth was"Rolihlahla" which means “troublemaker."

Angelina Jolie's breast cancer announcement doubled the number of women being tested in its first few months.

London only reached its pre-WW2 population level in January 2015.

Starfish do not have blood. Their blood is actually filtered sea water.

FIDO Abraham Lincoln's dog was also assassinated.

Our galaxy probably contains at least 2 billion planets like Earth.

Recycling one ton of plastic can save up to 2 000 gallons of gasoline.

All of the world's energy needs can be met with 1/10 000th of the light from the Sun that falls on Earth each day according to the inventor Ray Kurzweil.

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.

Poor women in the U.S. have a higher rate of obesity than wealthier women.

Dartboards are made out of horse hairs.

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