The 57 on the Heinz ketchup bottle represents the number of pickle types the company once had.
Christmas was once illegal in England.
The U.S. spends more money per person on healthcare than any other developed country yet its life expectancy is below average.
One of the only vertebrate species that can't yawn is the giraffe.
Your heart will pump nearly 1.5 million barrels of blood during your lifetime enough to fill 200 train tank cars.
80% of all Soviet males born in 1923 died in World War II.
You can change your language on Facebook to "Pirate."
The lifespan of 75% of wild birds is 6 months.
Each day up to 4 billion meteoroids fall to Earth.
There are more Facebook users from the U.S. than U.S. citizens that voted in the last election.
In Bangladesh kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals.
The average person will accidentally eat just under a pound of insects every year.
South Africa is called the "Rainbow Nation" because it has 11 official languages.
Larry Lewis ran the 100-yard dash in 17.8 seconds in 1969 thereby setting a new world’s record for runners in the 100-years-or-older class. He was 101.
A rainbow can only occur when the sun is 40 degrees or less above the horizon.
There are about 22 000 man made objects orbiting around planet Earth.
Monkeys are trained and employed as harvesters of large coconut plantations in Malaysia and Thailand.
Trained Dogs can sniff out prostate cancer with 98% accuracy.
14 billion pounds (6B Kg.) of garbage are dumped into the ocean every year. Most of it is plastic.
Anne Frank's family was denied visas by the U.S.because of stricter immigration policies.
When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon they honored soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin by leaving behind one of his medals.
Each foot contains about 250 000 sweat glands.
Many ancient Egyptian Pharaohs were overweight and unhealthy in contrast to their typical depiction due to a sugary diet of alcohol bread and honey.
Astronauts in space can't tell if their bladders are full. They are trained to relieve themselves every two hours.
50% of giraffe calves do not survive their first 6 months due to predation from hyenas leopards and wild dogs.
Einstein was stopped so much in public he would reply "Pardon me sorry! Always I am mistaken for Professor Einstein."
For 20 years the World's Tallest Hotel was a 105-story empty pyramid in Pyongyang.
Godzilla was only seen for about 8 minutes in the 2014 film "Godzilla".
The human heart is not on the left-hand side of the body; it's in the middle.
"Anal"is a languagespoken in India and Burmaby 23 000 people.
North Korea is the world's only nation to currently have a US Navy ship captured.
Later school start times improve sleep and daytime functioning in adolescents a study says.
U.S. former presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson died within hours of each other on the 4th of July in 1826.
Mongolia is the largest landlocked country.
The colour red doesn’t really make bulls angry; they are color-blind.
Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
The averageFacebook U S. user spends 40 minutes a day on the site.
Margaret Thatcher was reportedly more proud of becoming the first Prime Minister with a science degree than the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
The average married couple has sex 68.5 times a year which is slightly more than once a week.
A healthy (non-colorblind) human eye can distinguish between 500 shades of gray.
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