There's a town called "Big Ugly" in West Virginia U.S.A.
Most people can't distinguish expensive wines from inexpensive ones a study proved.
No Egyptian president has left office without being arrested or dying so far until 2015.
The average American eats 25 pounds (11.3 KG) of candy each year.
In New York 6.5 hectares of buildings were directly affected when the Twin Towers collapsed in 9/11.
Male dolphins are called "bulls" and females "cows".
Every day nearly 4000 teens in the U.S. smoke their first cigarette while 1 000 start smoking on a daily basis.
Abraham Lincoln was shot on Good Friday.
Every Apple iPhone ad displays the time as 9:41 AM the time Steve Jobs unveiled it in 2007.
There are more black men in prison today than there were black male slaves before the American Civil War.
A herd of sixty cows is capable of producing a ton of milk in less than a day.
The boomslang snake's venom causes you to bleed from all holes of your body.
Ears and Nose never stop growing.
McDonald's is set to have fewer locations in 2016 for first time ever.
There is a city called Rome on every continent.
There is no scientific evidence that shaving or waxing will make your hair come back thicker.
During WW1 the King of England the Tsar of Russia and the Emperor of Germany were all first cousins.
The first cloned dogs six Canadian Labradors started to work for South Korea's customs service as sniffers in 2009.
North Korea has 51 "Social Categories" ranked by their loyalty to the regime.
Cocaine can be purchased for about US$5 per gram in Colombia while in the U.S. it sells for at least US$100.
Four empires collapsed after WWI: Ottoman Austro-Hungarian German and Russian.
The U.S. government poisoned alcohol during Prohibition in the 20s and 30s killing over 10 000 people.
Pandas have one of the highest bite forces of any carnivore.
We all have tiny mites living in our eyelashes.
99% of the solar system mass is concentrated in the sun.
The turkey is one of the most famous birds in North America.
California has built 23 prisons since 1980. In the same period the University of California system has opened just one new campus.
The average person walks the equivalent of twice around the world in a lifetime.
There is a "Gospel of Judas" not found in the Bible that speaks of Judas as the only one of Jesus' disciples who fully understood his teachings. He turned Jesus over to the Romans because Jesus asked him to.
74% of young Indians prefer an arranged marriage over a free-choice one a 2013 survey found.
The first McDonald’s restaurant in Canada was in Richmond British Columbia.
In an average life time human skin completely replaces itself 900 times.
Smoking makes breasts sag faster than normal by breaking down a protein in the skin called elastin which gives youthful skin its elastic appearance and supports the breast.
London's "Big Ben" is not the tower. It's the bell inside it.
The women of the Mursi tribe in Africa wear plates on their lips that can be as large as 5 inches (12 cm) in diameter.
A giraffe's spots are like human fingerprints: no two individual giraffes have exactly the same pattern.
The Vatican does not recognize the People's Republic of China as a legitimate state of China.
The tradition of exchanging wedding rings goes back to ancient Egyptian times.
Amphibious is based upon Greek words that mean living a double life and amphibians live in both land and water.
In 2014 there are about 350 000 tweets and 382 000 Facebook likes every minute.
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