We spend about 10% of our waking hours with our eyes closed blinking.
Lake Karachay in Russia is the most radioactive and polluted lake in the world.
The Incas' measurement of time was based on how long it took to boil a potato.
You cannot work in Antarctica unless your wisdom teeth and appendix are removed.
In 1989 Margaret Thatcher pleaded with Mikhail Gorbachev to keep the Berlin Wall up.
About 60 million Reichmarks equivalent to £125m today was generated for the Nazi state by slave labour at Auschwitz during the Holocaust.
Kissing someone is more sanitary than shaking hands if you want to avoid a cold.
Changing the US$1 bill for a US$1 coin would save US$4.4 billion in 30 years.
Australia is the only Western country in the world to not have a Bill of Rights.
If you try to suppress a sneeze you might rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die.
Worldwide, more people eat and drink milk from goats than any other animal.
Doctors' sloppy handwriting kills more than 7 000 people annually.
5%of Brits use Facebook while having sex according to a survey.
A grizzly bear has to eat almost 20 000 calories a day.
In 1943 a fissure opened in a farmer's cornfield in Mexico growing into a five story tall volcano in only a week and up to 1 100 feet after a year.
Mariah Carey's legs are insured for US$1 billion.
15%of American adults do not use the Internet.
When the movie "Clue" was shown in theaters in 1985 each theater was given 1 of 3 possible endings.
The average man is 4-5 inches taller than the average woman.
In 2015 a 4-year-old searching for fossils found 100 Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Bones.
King John I of France was proclaimed king five months before he was born. He only lived for five days.
In the last 3 500 years there have been approximately 230 years of peace throughout the civilized world.
The largest taxi fleet in the world is found in Mexico City. The city boasts a fleet of over 60 000 taxis.
88%of Facebook users 'creep' ex-partners following a breakup a study found.
Every tweet Americans send is being archived by the Library of Congress.
Blue whales have large enough aortas (the main blood vessel) for a human to crawl through.
A literal translation of a standard traffic sign in China: “Give large space to the festive dog that makes sport in the roadway.”
Several people have been murdered for unfriending someone on Facebook.
A smoker would theoretically have to consume nearly 1 500 pounds of marijuana within about 15 minutes to die of an overdose.
Cyprus has a map on its flag.
It's scientifically proven: being in love makes you a less productive person.
George Washington was a ginger.
There were once camels roaming in the deserts of Arizona.
Police Departments in Canada give out "positive tickets" when they see people doing something positive.
The most expensive First Class suites in the Titanic were to have cost up to £870 (£75 156 today).
In South India people roll over food leftovers served to Brahmins in the belief that all troubles and ailments will be cured.
One of Bolivia's oldest silver mines has claimed the lives of an estimated 8 million people in the past 500 years. It is known as the "Mountain that eats men" and is still mined with pick and shovel today.
95% of people text things they could never say in person.
In 1781 Benjamin Franklin attended a concert in which he narrowly escaped death when the opera house caught fire and burned.
A woodpecker can peck 20 times per second.
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