A Virginia law requires all bathtubs to be kept inside the house
In Bangladesh kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals.
In 1933 Mickey Mouse an animated cartoon character received 800 000 fan letters.
As soon as tiger shark embryos develop teeth they attack and eat each other in the womb.
Cats can become addicted to tuna and refuse to eat anything else becoming what's known as 'tuna junkies.'
George Washington died after his doctors removed 40% of his blood (80 ounces) over a 12-hour period to cure a throat infection.
The swan has over 25,000 feathers on its body.
The leg bones of a bat are so thin that no bat can walk.
The Portuguese jellyfish tentacles have been known to grow a mile in length catching anything in it’s path by stinging it’s prey.
The couch gag is actually a trick used by the writers to make the show longer or shorter.
There is only one gun shop in Mexico. 90% of the country's firearms are smuggled in from the USA.
An Iraqi man moved to Australia and used the Welfare System as income. Years later he became successful and wrote a check to the government for every cent they gave him.
The official city motto of Paris is "Fluctuat nec mergitur" meaning "She is tossed by the waves but does not sink."
Nearly 80% of all animals on earth have six legs.
Norway had a nationwide "butter crisis" in 2011: a single 250 g (8.8 oz) pack of butter would cost about US$50.
Albert Einstein denounced segregation calling it a "disease of white people" and worked against racism in America.
The lifespan of a bush baby is 14 years.
The only real person to be a Pez head was Betsy Ross.
Providing birth control to women at no cost substantially reduced unplanned pregnancies and cut abortion rates by 62% to 78% over the U.S. national rate a study found.
Recycling can take an aluminum can back on a grocery store shelf within 60 days.
Hitler while in prison wrote to a Mercedes dealership begging for a car loan.
In space astronauts cannot cry because there is no gravity so the tears can’t flow.
Sending a man to the Moon and finding Osama Bin Laden cost the US government about the same amount of time and money: 10 years and $100 billion.
The first fossilized specimen of Australopithecus afarenisis was named Lucy after the paleontologists’ favorite song “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds ” by the Beatles.
The Amazon River discharges 5 times as much water as any other river on the planet.
A baby is born on its predicted due date just 4% of the time.
It snowed in the Sahara desert for 30 minutes on the 18th February 1979.
In the U.S. Childhood Food Allergies Cost Nearly US$25 Billion Every Year.
There are more types of insects in one tropical rain forest tree than there are in the entire state of Vermont.
The phrase “raining cats and dogs” originated in seventeenth-century England. During heavy rainstorms, many homeless animals would drown and float down the streets, giving the appearance that it had actually rained cats and dogs.
In China it is mandatory that cosmetic products are tested on animals while in Europe it's prohibited.
After the Titanic sank the families of the band members were billed By White Star Line for the cost of the uniforms worn as the band members died.
In 1990 Engineers digging a railway tunnel under the English Channel broke through the last dividing rock and joined Britain to mainland Europe for the first time since the Ice Age.
Sprite may be one of the best remedies for hangovers according to studies.
After 9/11 the Maasai tribe of Kenya gave 14 of their most important cattle to America as aid.
No U.S. president has been elected after being divorced except for Ronald Reagan.
Some parts of Antarctica have had no rain or snow for the last 2 million years.
Light is what makes Beer go bad.
The "smell of rain" is caused by a bacteria called actinomycetes.
In 2003 Leonardo Da Vinci's machines were built and tested according to his original designs for a documentary. Some were successful and others proved to be impractical.
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