The Russian mayor of Megion west Siberia banned excuses.
The giraffe's feet are the size of a dinner plate 12 inches (30.5cm) across.
Men can lactate too but only under extreme circumstances.
At the age of 11 Benjamin Franklin invented a pair of swim fins. He was later recognized by his induction into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
The very first bomb that the Allies dropped on Berlin in World War Two hit an elephant.
The wombat's poop is cubic.
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.
The Beetham Tower has 47 floors.
Illinois has the highest number of personalized license plates than any other state.
10 000 shipping containers are lost at sea each year and 10% of those hold toxic chemicals which may leak into the ocean.
The Sea Anemone looks like a flower but it's actually a carnivorous animal that eats small fish and shrimp.
A man can be arrested in Italy for wearing a skirt in public.
The flea can jump up to 200 times its own height. This is equal to a man jumping the Empire State Building in New York.
North Korea is the world's only nation to currently have a US Navy ship captured.
In 1949 the U.S. Military created a synthetic version of Marijuana called "Dimethylheptylpyran." Just 1 mg can have effects lasting for 3 days.
Apple Is Worth More Than The Entire Russian Stock Market.
In 1908 the Imperial Russian Olympic Team arrived in London 12 days too late for the games because they were not using the Gregorian calendar yet.
Nearly a third of Germany is powered by Renewable Energy.
Laika the first dog in space did not die peacefully as initially reported by the Soviets. She died because the cabin overheated.
Every single spy Hitler thought he had in Britain during WW2 was a double agent under British control.
Only female mosquitoes drink blood. Males are vegetarians.
Adolf Hitler was obsessed with America's Old West.
There are four times as many abandoned houses as there are homeless people in New York City.
Darwin suggested the appendix may have been used for digesting leaves. This theory is supported by koala and horse appendixes which do just that.
Hummingbirds are the only animal that can fly backwards.
The attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11 resulted in the largest loss of life by a foreign attack on American soil.
Hair is made from the same substance as fingernails.
Sloths take two weeks to digest their food.
A pig’s orgasm lasts for 30 minutes.
It takes a sloth two weeks to digest the food it eats.
People who work 11 hours or more a day are 67% more likely to have a heart attack than people with an 8-hour work day according to a study.
The duckbill platypus can store as many as six hundred worms in the pouches of its cheeks.
People with many friends live 3.7 years more than those who are isolated.
Google prefers dogs to cats. Their official code of conduct specifically states they are a dog company.
Voting is mandatory in Brazil.
Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. President to be born in a hospital.
Scarlett Johansson voiced Mandy in the Spongebob Movie.
Did you know you share a birthday with at least nine other million people in the world?
A dog's sense of smell is 10 000 times stronger than humans.
In 1986 Apple launched a clothing line.
- Intelligently heat and cool your home
- Wireless control with your smartphone
- Regulate airflow in rooms that are too hot, too cold, or not in use
- Keen Home Smart Bridge required for operation
- Simple 7 day, 3 button programmable timer
- Unique design provides mounting on floor, ceiling, and walls
- Removable timer module for easy programming and battery installation
- Low battery alert
- Heavy-duty construction
- 16" x 8" - 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel Vent
- FEMA-Accepted, ICC-ES Certified
- Certified For 200 sq. ft. of Flood Coverage
- 8.34 R Value
- 15 Year Warranty With Product Registration