The thyroid cartilage is more commonly known as the adams apple.
Switzerland is the only country with a square flag.
Fewer than half the world's cultures engage in romantic kissing a study found.
In India many brides use the "Bichiya": a wedding ring for the toe.
A man named Robert Lane named his two sons "Winner" and "Loser."Winner grew up to be a criminal and Loser became a detective.
One tiger alone killed 430 people in Nepal and India in the 19th century.
There is a Poop Bank where you can get human feces by the bottle.
Every minute 1.8 million new "likes" are made on Facebook.
Castration was used in the Middle Ages as a "cure" for hernia epilepsy and leprosy.
Most married couples are happiest in their third year of marriage.
Christmas ham originally a pagan tradition was endorsed by the Catholic Church as a test of truthful conversion from Judaism.
In the Arctic the sun sometimes appears to be square.
An Olympic gold medal must contain 92.5 percent silver
Coca Cola was originally green.
Scientists want to introduce global warming on Mars to make life habitable for colonization.
The "smell of rain" is caused by a bacteria called actinomycetes.
China has the most goats in the world, they have over 170 Million.
The Chinese soft-shelled turtle is the first animal known to pee via its mouth.
It’s against the law to burp or sneeze in a church in Nebraska USA.
There are at least seven Christian churches in Antarctica.
Spanish rice is unknown in Spain.
Snakes use their tongues to smell.
At a jet plane’s speed of 1 000 km (620mi) per hour the length of the plane becomes one atom shorter than its original length.
About a third of all Jewish people alive at that time were murdered in the Holocaust.
The first Frenchman known to visit Japan was imprisoned tortured and killed because he tried to promote Christianity.
Thousands of Americans migrated to the USSR in the 1930s during the Great Depression.
There are 5 planets you can see with the naked eye not using a telescope: Mercury Venus Mars Jupiter and Saturn.
A duck’s quack doesn’t echo and no one knows why.
Despite their massive size blue whales feed almost exclusively on krill tiny shrimp-like animals about the size of a jelly bean.
During the chariot scene in “Ben Hur” a small red car can be seen in the distance.
WW1 was the sixth deadliest conflict in world history.
The radioactive substance Americanium – 241 is used in many smoke detectors.
Sound wave scan be used to make objects levitate.
”Judge Judy” has a $25 000 000 salary while Supreme Court Justice Ginsberg has a $190 100 salary.
Russians take guns into space to protect themselves against bears if they land off-course.
The highest recorded body temperature in a human being was a fever of 115.7°F (46.5°C).
More gold is recoverable from a ton of personal computers than from 17 tons of gold ore.
Leonardo Da Vinci invented scissors.
The farthest distance from Earth an astronaut has ever traveled was during the Apollo 13 emergency.
In 2012 a couple invited Queen Elizabeth II to their wedding as a joke and she turned up.
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