The average woman in the UK has 150 different hairstyles in her lifetime.
Richard Johnson the 9th Vice-President of the U.S. openly treated an African-American woman as his wife although legally she was his slave.
Humans and dogs are the only two species known to seek visual clues from another's eyes. And dogs only do it with humans.
After two weeks of wear a pair of jeans will have grown a 1 000-strong colony of bacteria on the front 1 500–2 500 on the back and 10 000 on the crotch.
The Statue of Liberty wears a size 879 shoe.
The inventor of the cruise control was blind.
In 2008 wine started flowing through taps in dozens of homes during a grape festival in Italy due to a technical error.
More than 86 000 people are injured by tripping over their cats and dogs every year in the U.S.
If you went out into space you would explode before you suffocated because there’s no air pressure.
A rare Apple-1 computer built in Steve Jobs' garage in the summer of 1976 was sold at an auction in 2014 for US$905 000.
The Earth's core is about as hot as the sun.
2200 years ago Eratosthenes estimated the Earth's circumference using math without ever leaving Egypt. He was remarkably accurate. Christopher Columbus later studied him.
The world's smallest cat is called "Tinker Toy" and he's just 2.75 inches (7 cm) tall.
David Cameron Paul Gascoigne Kylie Minogue Conan O’Brien and Jon Hamm Mad Men’s Don Draper are great fans.
British soldiers in WW1 had a tea ration of six pints a day.
Alfred Hitchcock filmed a documentary about the Holocaust in 1945. It was hidden until 1984.
Qatar's 2022 World Cup will take more lives than 9/11 due to horrible working conditions for migrant workers building stadiums and infrastructure.
The year 2015 will be one second longer than usual because of the slowing of the Earth's rotation.
Cuddling triggers the same neurological reaction as taking painkillers.
Every year Mexico City sinks about 10 inches.
The ice sheet of Antarctica has been in existence for at least 40 million years.
There are more saunas than cars in Finland.
In 2013 North Korea's president killed his own uncle by throwing him naked into a cage with 120 starving dogs.
The word "mafia" is never mentioned in the film version of The Godfather because the actual mafia demanded it.
The cost of building the Statue of Liberty and pedestal amounted to over US$500 000 over US$10m in today's money.
In 2012 a Somali Islamist militant group offered a bounty of 10 camels for President Obama and 2 for information on Hillary Clinton.
Every year residents of Naco Arizona join residents of Naco Mexico for a volleyball match at the fence that separates the U.S. and Mexico.
People experience better sleep during the new moon and worse sleep during a full moon a study found.
During a revolt at the Auschwitz Concentration Camp a member of the SS was stabbed then burned alive in a crematorium oven.
At least 1 in 25 people sentenced to the death penalty in the U.S. are innocent.
Gasoline is complex as it can contain between 150 and 1 000 different chemical compounds.
Many Hot springs and public bathhouses in Japan ban customers with tattoos from entering.
Chocolate has an anti-bacterial effect on the mouth and protects against tooth decay.
It takes the average McDonald's employee 7 months to earn what a CEO makes in an hour.
Pope Leo XIII carried a hip flask full of wine infused with cocaine.
23%of the couples who meet through online dating end up marrying.
Possessing Bibles watching South Korean movies and distributing pornography may be punished with death in North Korea.
In medieval France unfaithful wives were made to chase a chicken through town naked.
One in every 4 Americans has appeared on television at least once in their life.
Smoking makes the risk of a heart attack 200% to 400% greater than that of nonsmokers.
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