Female koalas when in captivity can engage in lesbian behaviour.
The name Wendy was made up for the book Peter Pan there was never a recorded Wendy before!
In the Scottish Hebrides an island is defined as being an island only if it is big enough to sustain 1 sheep.
When we account for the pollution costs associated with gasoline it costs an extra US$3.80 per gallon.
In the Caribbean there are oysters that can climb trees.
160 cars can drive side by side on the Monumental Axis in Brazil the world’s widest road.
WW1 allied soldiers would fire thousands of rounds at random over the German trenches to boil the water in their machine guns to make tea.
The only casualty of the first bomb in WW2 to fall on British soil was a rabbit.
The postage stamp of The Statue of Liberty depicts not the real statue in New York but the replica in Las Vegas.
Most American car horns honk in the key of F.
The world's widest avenue is the "9th of July" in Argentina with 14 lanes plus 4 lanes of parallel streets.
There are over 30 replicas of the Eiffel Tower around the world.
111 111 111 x 111 111 111 = 12 345 678 987 654 321.
More than half of the U.S. is now abnormally dry or officially in a drought.
Cleaning a cat's litter box can get you Toxoplasmosis if the cat is infected. While pregnant it can cause your baby to be born with cerebral palsy seizures and mental retardation.
There's a 10 000-seat replica of Solomon's Temple in Sao Paulo Brazil.
A 2013 survey found 7% of Americans believe the moon landing was a hoax.
There's only one STOP sign in the entire city of Paris.
Upon losing battles, apes will tend to masturbate.
Galileo's middle finger is on display at a museum in Florence Italy.
King Henry VIII slept with a gigantic axe beside him.
In 1781 Benjamin Franklin attended a concert in which he narrowly escaped death when the opera house caught fire and burned.
During the World War I the British Army attempted to train seagulls to poo on the periscopes of enemy submarines.
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.
Climbing the Mount Everest costs around US$65 000.
The only mammals to undergo menopause are elephants, humpback whales and human females.
It snows metal on planet Venus.
Anne Frank's sister Margot also had a diary. It was never found.
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.
Rooster is simply a male chicken.
Estonian ID cards have a chip with public-private key pair used to sign documents and vote in elections via the internet. For their 2011 election 24% of the votes were cast online.
The water in a blue whale's mouth weighs as much as its entire body.
Air pollution causes lung cancer and is also linked to an increased risk for bladder cancer.
On April Fool's day of 2007 Google sent an e-mail out to its employees warning that a python was loose in the facilities. It wasn't a joke.
Polish midwife Stanislawa Leszczynska helped pregnant women in Auschwitz deliver over 3 000 babies.
China has more English speakers than the United States.
In the border between Egypt and Sudan there are795 sq miles (2 060 km2) of land unclaimed by neither.
Dogs and elephants are the only animals that seem to instinctively understand pointing.
"Pistanthrophobia" is the fear of trusting people due to bad past experiences.
The strongest muscle in proportion to its size in the human body is the tongue.
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