Dogs have lived with humans for over 14,000 years.
In Austria there’s a town called FUCKING
A panda fur is worth between US$60 000 and US$100 000 on the illegal trade market.
27 000 trees are felled each day for toilet paper.
In the U.S. as much as 40% of produce grown is never sold or eaten because it is too ugly.
Donkeys kill more people than plane crashes.
George Washington is the only U.S. president to have received 100% of the electoral votes.
In North Korea only military and government officials can own motor vehicles.
It was discovered on a space mission that a frog can throw up.
”Judge Judy” has a $25 000 000 salary while Supreme Court Justice Ginsberg has a $190 100 salary.
Alexander the Great founded 70 cities naming at least 20 after himself and one after his horse.
In Jasmine Saskatchewan it is illegal for a cow to moo within 300 km of a private home.
White people consume 60-80% of all rap music in the U.S.
Just one cow gives off enough harmful methane gas in a single day to fill around 400 litre bottles.
Baby whales grow to a 1/3 of their mother’s length in the womb.
During the Holocaust a Jewish woman exposed up to 3 000 hiding Jews to the Gestapo to save her family. Even after the Nazis sent her parents and husband to Auschwitz anyway in 1943 she continued to work for the Gestapo until 1945.
People in Africa and Asia have to walk an average of 3.7 miles (6 KM) to collect water.
Giraffes can go longer without drinking water than camels can.
A literal translation of a standard traffic sign in China: “Give large space to the festive dog that makes sport in the roadway.”
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."
In 2012 a couple invited Queen Elizabeth II to their wedding as a joke and she turned up.
29 000 rubber ducks were lost at sea in 1992 and are still being found revolutionising our knowledge of ocean science.
In 1986 Apple launched a clothing line.
Gopher snakes in Arizona are not poisonous but when frightened they may hiss and shake their tails like rattlesnakes.
A British prisoner of war captured by the Germans in WW1 was freed to see his dying mother then went back to the prison camp because he gave the Kaiser 'his word' he would return.
Alcohol kills one person every 10 seconds worldwide.
A cubic mile of fog is made up of less than a gallon of water.
In 1999 Norway granted refuge to a U.S. drug smuggler because the Supreme Court declared that U.S. prisons do not meet "minimum humanitarian standards."
When Hitler informed the Czech president of the imminent invasion of his country he suffered a heart attack and had to be kept awake to sign his surrender.
India has more mobile phones than toilets.
Kate Middleton is credited with boosting the UK economy by £1 billion in 2012.
The World's Oldest Sperm was discovered in Antarctica: 50-million-year-old sperm cells from a worm.
Morgan Freeman didn't appear in a movie until age 34 and didn't get a big role until he was 52 with Driving Miss Daisy and Glory.
In the last 4000 years no new animals have been domesticated.
Every year the average meat-eating American ingests more than enough blood to fill a soda can.
Apple earns US$300 000 per minute.
The launch code for all U.S. Minuteman nuclear missiles for 20 years used the same code: 00000000.
Mars had an oxygen-rich atmosphere around 4 billion years ago.
Scientists have developed a microparticle filled with oxygen that can be injected into the blood stream so we can live without breathing.
Despite being one of the most famous painters in history only 15 paintings of Leonardo Da Vinci are known to exist.
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