Six ten-billionths of the Sun is gold.
Georgia’s state motto is “Wisdom Justice and Moderation.”
Our eyes are always the same size from birth but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Women undergoing abortion after 18 weeks gestation sometimes give birth to a fetus that may survive briefly. It happens in about 4 per 100 000 abortions.
Ithyphallophobia is the fear of erections.
Over 100 000 new dot com domains are registered on the web every day.
The original 2014 World Cup's ball was produced in Pakistan.
The groundwater of 90% of Chinese cities is polluted.
10% of all U.S. companies go out of business every year.
Alexander the Great founded 70 cities naming at least 20 after himself and one after his horse.
Yucatan Mexico was named after a misunderstanding. Spaniards asked the locals what was the place called. They replied "Yucatan " which in their language means "I don't understand you."
About 1 in 9 people lack access to an improved water source.
Canada has the largest coastline in the world.
Babies are born with no bacteria in their bodies.
New Yorkers drink almost 7 times more coffee than other cities in the US.
The honey bee has been around for 30 million years.
There's a restaurant built into a grotto in Italy.
Study after study has found that marijuana is less harmful than alcohol and tobacco.
2 000 pounds of space dust and other space debris fall on the Earth every day.
Some 15 152 types of life forms from insects to bacteria have been identified on the New York subway.
The number of H2O molecules in 10 drops of water are equal to the number of all the stars in the universe.
51% of Americans fear snakes most than any other thing in the world.
About 100 billion people have died in all human history.
BEER & MARIJUANA are cousins: beer's hops are in the same family of flowering plants as marijuana.
A face-recognition software determined that Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa is 83% happy 9% disgusted 6% fearful and 2% angry.
Otto Frank was given Anne Frank's diary by Miep Gies one of the dutch citizens who helped hide the Franks.
Uruguay became in 2013 the first country in the world to make it legal to grow sell and consume marijuana.
Male kangaroos flex their biceps to impress females.
When young black sea basses are mostly female but at the age of 5 years many switch sexes to male.
Newton invented/discovered calculus in about the same amount of time the average student learns it.
Daylight Saving Time is not observed in most of the state of Arizona and parts of Indiana.
The average dolphin eats one-third of its weight on food each day.
Bill Cosby spoke out against giving the death penalty to the man who shot and killed his own son.
An elephant’s trunk has around 15,000 muscles. 200 litres of water is drunk from it per day.
NYC home owners can request that a tree be planted outside their homes for free.
Nuclear power prevented an average of over 1.8 million deaths between 1971-2009 as a result of lower air pollution from reduced coal usage according to NASA.
If the Eiffel Tower was built today it would cost about US$31 million.
If you search for "Do the Harlem shake" on YouTube the page itself will do the harlem shake for you.
Russia is bigger than Pluto.
Human saliva has a boiling point three times that of regular water.
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