To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaw, push your thumb into its eyeballs-it will let you go instantly.
In Alaska it is illegal to shoot at a moose from the window of an airplane or other flying vehicle.
In the Arabic version of The Simpsons Homer is called Omar Shamshoom.
Fossil evidence suggests that fish have been on Earth for about 530 million years.
Former basketball superstar Michael Jordan is the most recognized face in the world more than the pope himself.
Martin Luther King Jr. was a huge Star Trek fan.
Louisiana’s capital building is the tallest one of any U.S. state.
On average people who complain live longer. Releasing the tension increases immunity and boosts their health.
Underweight models are banned in Israel to fight against anorexia.
It's illegal for drug companies to advertise directly to consumers almost everywhere in the world except in the U.S. and New Zealand.
2200 years ago Eratosthenes estimated the Earth's circumference using math without ever leaving Egypt. He was remarkably accurate. Christopher Columbus later studied him.
There are 1 792 steps in the Eiffel Tower
The island of Manhattan was purchased from American Indian people in 1626 for about US$1 000 in modern currency.
Lobster was fed to slaves because it was considered a mark of poverty prior to the 20th century.
Spaniard double agent Joan Pujol Garcia had the rare distinction of receiving an Iron Cross from the Germans and an MBE from the British during WW2.
Mount Everest's summit temperature roughly fluctuates between -20° C (-4° F) during summer and -35° C (-31° F) .
Between 100 000 and 500 000 abortions per year continue to be performed in India solely because the fetus is female.
Camel’s have three eyelids.
Nikola Tesla once "shook the poop out" of a constipated Mark Twain with an experiment.
Leeches have 32 brains.
The word "Scientist"first appeared in 1833.
A space suit costs US$12 million.
Water constitutes only 0.07% of the earth by mass or 0.4% of the earth by volume.
Britney Spears' used pregnancy test was sold on eBay for $5 001.
51% Of People Think Stormy Weather Affects Cloud Computing.
In 1994 a 75-pound bag of cocaine fell out of a plane and landed in the middle of a Florida crime watch meeting.
An Indian woman who lost her leg after being thrown from a moving train became the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest in 2013.
Every 40 seconds someone commits suicide.
Grapes explode when you put them in the microwave.
Each species of peacock spider has its own courtship dance.
In North Korea people don't celebrate birthdays on July 8 and December 17 since those are the dates that Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il died.
In Japan 685 kids were rushed to hospitals in 1997 after an intense Pokemon episode that caused dizziness vomiting and seizures.
There are virtually no differences in brain anatomy between people with autism and those without.
Parking takes up as much as 14% of all land-use in Los Angeles County.
In the last 60 years over 23 000 North Koreans have defected to South Korea. Only two South Koreans have gone to the North.
About 4 million slaves were taken from Africa to Brazil about 40% of all in the Americas.
The RMS Titanic was built in Belfast Northern Ireland.
People eat insects – called “Entomophagy”(people eating bugs) – it has been practiced for centuries throughout Africa Australia Asia the Middle East and North Central and South America. Why? Because many bugs are both protein-rich and good sources of vitamins minerals and fats.
The lifespan of a squirrel is about nine years.
About 20 million Americans live in mobile homes.
- Alta syncs automatically and wirelessly to computers and 200+ leading iOS, Android and Windows devices using Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology. Syncing to computers requires Internet connection and USB port. Syncing to mobile devices requires Bluetooth and Internet connection. Syncing range: 20 feet
- Water Resistance: Alta is sweat, rain, splash proof. You can wear Alta in the shower, but we recommend rinsing and drying it afterwards because it's best for your skin if the band stays clean and dry. Battery life: lasts up to 5 days. Radio transceiver: Bluetooth 4.0
- We recommend charging your device every few days to ensure you are always tracking. Charge time: One to two hours
- Syncs with Windows Vista and later, Mac OS X 10.6 and up, iPhone 4S and later, iPad 3 gen. and later, and leading Android and Windows devices
- See simplified heart rate zones for quickly checking exercise intensity during workouts with PurePulse(TM) continuous, wrist-based heart rate monitoring (no uncomfortable chest strap required)
- Use multi-sport tracking to track runs, cardio, cross-training, biking and more. Effortlessly and automatically record other workouts to your dashboard with SmartTrack
- Enable connected GPS to map your routes and see run stats like pace and duration on display (when your phone is nearby)
- Track steps, distance, calories burned, floors climbed and active minutes. Stay connected with call, text & calendar alerts and notifications from your favorite apps like Gmail, Facebook and more (when phone is nearby).Start a FitStar workout on your wrist and get step-by-step instructions and graphics to ensure you complete each move correctly
- Track steps, distance, calories burned and active minutes
- See stats and time with a bright OLED tap display
- Automatically track how long and how well you sleep, and set a silent, vibrating alarm
- Personalize with interchangeable metal, leather and classic bands (sold separately)
- Get call, text and calendar notifications at a glance (when phone is nearby)