Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.
The Statue of Liberty used to have a reddish brown color.
A 13-year old boy in Florida was once arrested for excessive farting in school.
Yoda from Star Wars was almost played by a monkey.
The flag erected on the Moon during the historic Apollo 11 landing was purchased at a local Sears store for US$5.50.
In August 2001 actor James Woods reported 4 suspicious individuals on his flight. Authorities did not act on his claim and they later turned out to be the 9/11 hijackers.
A fingerprint is to a human as a nose is to a cat.
About 69% of smokers want to quit completely.
Celery has negative calories! It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it.
There's a building project in Berlin Germany where they want to build a Christian church a mosque and a synagogue all in one.
In space astronauts are unable to cry because there is no gravity and the tears won’t flow.
The original 2014 World Cup's ball was produced in Pakistan.
England is smaller than New England.
Every year more than 2500 left-handed people are killed from using right-handed products.
Police Departments in Canada give out "positive tickets" when they see people doing something positive.
The largest giant squid ever found weighed 8,000 pounds.
One of the world's most expensive coffee brands is made from the dung of Thai elephants.
The strongest muscle in the human body is the masseter (jaw muscle).
On average, cows poop 16 times per day!
Each of us generates about 3.5 pounds of rubbish a day most of it paper.
The Mosque of Paris helped Jews escape the Nazis by giving them Muslim IDs during WW2.
First marriages that end in a divorce usually last approximately 8 years.
Steve Jobs once called Google to tell them the yellow gradient in the second "O" of their logo wasn't quite right.
Anne Frank's family was denied visas by the U.S.because of stricter immigration policies.
India is the world's largest democracy with 1.2 billion people.
Sex is banned aboard the ISS (International Space Station).
None of The Beatles Could Read Music.
The Titanic could have been saved if it wasn't for a 30-second delay in giving the order to change course after spotting the iceberg.
Michael Jackson had a meeting at the WTC on 9/11 but overslept.
There will be a 50% increase in lightning strikes by 2100 if global warming continues according to a scientific report.
A sizable oak tree during the typical growing season gives off 28 000 gallons of moisture.
If you yelled for 8 years 7 months and 6 days you would have produced enough energy to heat one cup of coffee.
Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius was the first to claim that fossil fuel combustion may eventually result in enhanced global warming already in 1896.
Each year in America there are about 300 000 deaths that can be attributed to obesity.
The first known vending machine dates back to the 1st Century AD. It accepted a coin then dispensed holy water.
About half a million mice live in the London Underground.
Slavery was not made a statutory offense in the UK until April 6 2010.
60% of people needing mental health services in the U.S. don't get it often because of the stigma of seeking help.
Leonardo Da Vinci was a prankster: he would put fake wings and horns on lizards to scare people in the Vatican.
Almost HALF of the world's food is thrown away every year.
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