Every minute 1.8 million new "likes" are made on Facebook.
In 1945 Eisenhower predicted that people would try to deny the holocaust so he urged the press to come.
Australia has 10 times more camels than koalas.
Alabama was the first state in the United States to officially recognize Christmas in 1836.
The "Million Dollar Paranormal Challenge" is offered to anyone who can demonstrate a supernatural ability under agreed-upon scientific testing criteria. In 40 years no one ever won.
There is a gypsy tribe in India that celebrates death as one of the happiest events in their lives while treating births with great grief.
On one episode of "Price Is Right " an elephant was offered as a "bonus prize." The contestant won insisted on the prize and a live elephant from Kenya had to be delivered to him.
In ancient Rome it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a crooked nose.
Your mobile phone has more computing power than the computers used for the Apollo 11 moon landing.
A cat’s jaw cannot move sideways.
The dumbest dog in the world is the Afghan hounds.
Uruguay became in 2013 the first country in the world to make it legal to grow sell and consume marijuana.
You are more likely to die as a drug dealer in Chicago than as a death row inmate in Texas.
There is a limit of 12 minutes of commercials per hour of television in the UK.
The largest taxi fleet in the world is found in Mexico City. The city boasts a fleet of over 60 000 taxis.
Bruce Lee was so fast they actually had to run his films slower so you can see his moves.
There are more chickens than people in the world (at least before that chicken-flu thing).
Human saliva has a boiling point three times that of regular water.
During pregnancy if the mother suffers organ damage the baby in the womb sends stem cells to repair the damaged organ.
Ever wonder where the phrase two bits came from? Some coins used in the American colonies before the Revolutionary War were Spanish dollars which could be cut into pieces or bits. Since two pieces equaled one-fourth dollar the expression two bits came into being as a name for 25 cents.
Fireflies do not bite or have pincers. Fireflies are harmless, they don’t even carry diseases.
The Incas' measurement of time was based on how long it took to boil a potato.
"IRONIC"is the most commonly misused word in English says Dictionary.com.
Italy is home to the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites with 50.
The evidence linking humans and global warming is as strong as the link between smoking and lung cancer according to the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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The mask used by Michael Myers in the original “Halloween” was a Captain Kirk mask painted white.
In 2009 snipers were deployed in Australia to protect a colony of little penguins from predators.
Over 80% of women wear the wrong bra size.
Martin Luther King Jr. added the "I have a dream" line during his speech it was improvised.
Apple Is Worth More Than The Entire Russian Stock Market.
After eating, a housefly regurgitates its food and then eats it again.
In Auschwitz an SS guard fell in love with a Jewish prisoner. He saved her life multiple times and she testified on his behalf during his post-war trial.
Degringolade means to fall and disintegrate.
The average age of a human fat cell is 10 years.
Mount Everest is pronounced "Eve-rest" not "Ever-est" as it is named after George Everest.
Mathematician Paul Erdos could calculate in his head given a person's age how many seconds they had lived when he was just 4 years old.
After Michael Jordan scored a game-high 69 points teammate Stacey King quipped "I'll always remember this as the night that Michael Jordan and I combined to score 70 points."
It took 73 years to find the wreck of the Titanic.
Earth Texas is the only place on Earth named "Earth."
Cherophobia is the fear of fun.
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