Drinking a cup of caffeinated coffee significantly improves blood flow.
Cheese is the most stolen food in the world.
Eating the heart of a male Partridge was the cure for impotence in ancient Babylon.
Powerful acids in snakes' stomachs mean they will explode if given Alka-Seltzer.
In the Land of the Pharaohs of Egypt beer was the national currency.
Butterflies taste with their hind feet.
Babies remain calm twice as long when listening to a song as they do when listening to speech according to a study.
The world's largest pyramid is not in Egypt but in Mexico.
Dynamite is made with peanuts.
According to a textbook in North Korea Kim Jong Un learned to drive at age 3.
All Pakistani passports bear the inscription "This passport is valid for all countries of the World except Israel."
Amphibious is based upon Greek words that mean living a double life and amphibians live in both land and water.
When young black sea basses are mostly female but at the age of 5 years many switch sexes to male.
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's official title was "His Excellency President for Life Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada VC DSO MC Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular."
In Mexico artists can pay their taxes with artwork.
In 1986 a volcanic lake in Cameroon Africa burped a C02 gas cloud that killed 1 746 people in minutes.
The average age in the UK for a first kiss is 15.
80% of all animals on earth are Insects.
Sweden's Volvo made the three-point seatbelt design patent open and available to other car manufacturers for free in the interest of safety. It saves one life every 6 minutes.
Corduroy comes from the French cord du roi or cloth of the king.
Women manage the money and pay the bills in 75% of all Americans households.
6 months before the Challenger disaster a lone engineer told his superiors about the O-Ring problem and warned the result "would be a catastrophe of the highest order: loss of human life."
London has 72 billionaires the most of any city.
Jet lag was once called boat lag before there were jets.
90%of all meteorites ever found have come from Antarctica.
The author of Jaws dedicated the last decade of his life to the preservation of sharks to make up for the mass hysteria he helped create.
If everyone lived as densely as the do in Manhattan the human race could fit in New Zealand.
Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical but J.K. Rowling said no.
Around Central Park New York it can cost almost US$300 000 a year just for the right to operate a hot dog stand.
In 1969 NASA possessed the technology to land on the moon but not the technology to fake the moon landings.
The first CD pressed in the US was Bruce Springsteen’s “Born in the USA”.
India has a Bill of Rights for cows.
10% of US electricity is made from dismantled atomic bombs.
French Toast Isn't French. Joseph French advertised the modern toast but forgot to add the apostrophe.
Most dinosaurs are known from just a single tooth or bone.
When the first prototype of Apple's iPod was shown to Steve Jobs he dropped it in an aquarium and used the air bubbles to prove there was empty space and it could be made smaller.
Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine.
Apple has over 80 000 employees around the world.
Icelanders consume more Coca-Cola per Capita than any other nation.
Indian actor Brahmanandam Kanneganti had a role in more than 1000 films a world record.
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