There are only four words in the English language which end in “dous”: tremendous horrendous stupendous and hazardous.
All champagne is produced in the Champagne region in France. Otherwise it is called sparkling wine.
Your brain keeps developing until your late 40s.
Abraham Lincoln's son Robert was saved from a train accident by Edwin Booth brother of his father's killer John Wilkes Booth.
A coyote crossed with a dog is called a "coydog".
In Venice Italy all gondolas are required to be painted in black by law.
Ninety percent of New York City cabbies are recently arrived immigrants.
Octopus wrestling was a popular sport in the 1960s. A diver would fight an octopus in shallow water and drag it to the surface.
A word or sentence that is the same front and back (racecar kayak) is called a “palindrome”.
A butterfly has 12,000 eyes.
Approximately 98% of software in China is pirated.
Swedish wasn't made the official language of Sweden until 2009.
The most successful Pirate Captain was a Chinese prostitute with 80 000 sailors working for her.
A clean mouth has between1 000 and 100 000 bacteria on each tooth.
Ancient Greek democracy lasted for only 185 years
Broccoli and cauliflower are the only vegetables that are flowers.
Bibliomancy is the practice by some people of opening the Bible at random to be guided by whatever verse they see first.
Upon losing battles, apes will tend to masturbate.
What is called a “French kiss” in the English speaking world is known as an “English kiss” in France.
Scientists can grow teeth from urine.
The toothpaste ‘Colgate’ in Spanish translates to ‘go hang yourself’. Read More.
Some turtles breathe through their butts.
JFK bought 1 200 cuban cigars just hours before signing the embargo against Cuba.
The average fox weighs 14 pounds.
In the U.S. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.
When Montenegro became independent from Yugoslavia its Internet domain name went from .yu to .me.
Einstein was a slow learner as a child and spoke very slowly.
The creator of the iPod first offered the idea to Philips and RealNetworks but they failed to see its potential.
Mr. T's gold collection is worth over US$120 000.
In 2013 a man bought a house next to his ex-wife just to install a giant middle finger statue for her to see every day.
Strawberries have more vitamin C than oranges.
In Australia Burger King is called "Hungry Jack's".
Cats have +100 sounds in their vocal repertoire while dogs have only 10.
38%of Christianity is projected to live in sub-Saharan Africa in 2050.
Bumblebees have hair on their eyes.
The color Orange is named after the Orange fruit but before that it was called geoluread (yellow-red).
The most popular female dog name is Maggie. The most popular male dog name is Max.
The Eisenhower interstate system requires that one mile in every five must be straight in case of war or emergency they could be used as airstrips.
There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with: orange purple and silver!
There is a city called Rome on every continent.
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