77%of Russia is made up of Siberia.
The late King Olav V of Norway used public transportation and always paid the tickets.
In middle school 74% of girls express interest in Science Technology Engineering and Math but when choosing a college major just 0.4% of high school girls select computer science.
Dogs have lived with humans for over 14,000 years.
During a visit to Egypt in 2012 Hillary Clinton was pelted with tomatoes and shoes while the protesters chanted "Monica Monica".
In 2013 Belgium issued a limited edition of chocolate flavored stamps.
The Netherlands is the world's largest per capita consumer of coffee averaging 2.4 cups of coffee per person per day.
Polar bears are the world’s largest land predators.
A cheetahs lifespan is up to 12 years in the wild.
There is a newly found cockroach species in the U.S. that can survive freezing temperatures.
Someone in the U.S. needs blood every two seconds.
The Automated Teller Machine (ATM) was introduced in England in 1965.
A bear fought in the Polish Army in WW2. He carried shells to the front line and was taught to salute.
Clouds fly higher during the day than the night.
Heron’s eggs have a greenish-blue pale colour.
Iran sentences its citizens to the death penalty on cases of corruption.
The last words of Henry Royce co-founder of Rolls-Royce were actually: "I wish I'd spent more time in the office."
Average number of people airborne over the US any given hour: 61 000.
Mosquitoes prefer blood type "O" to any other.
The pop you hear when you crack your knuckles is actually a bubble of gas burning.
Worms eat their own poo.
It takes about 142.18 licks to reach the center of a Tootsie pop.
If you want to buy dollars in Argentina to travel abroad you need to send an application to the government declaring where when and why you are traveling.
1 in 8 Americans has worked at a McDonalds restaurant.
Fossil evidence suggests that fish have been on Earth for about 530 million years.
Koalas never drink water. They get fluids from the eucalyptus leaves they eat.
Even thinking about a favorite food triggered release of dopamine a feel-good hormone also produced during sex and drug use.
Japan has over 70 flavors of Fanta including 'The Mystery Fruit' 'Genius Energy' and 'Hip Hop' flavor.
87% of scientists believe climate change is mostly caused by human activity while only 50% of the public does.
Women spend nearly one year of their lives deciding what to wear.
Benjamin Franklin was an advocate of "air baths" during which he would spend up to an hour reading or writing in his house completely naked.
In Spanish the word "esposas" means both "wives" and "handcuffs."
Tomatoes have more genes than humans.
A U.S. journalist faces 105 years in jail for posting a link on the web.
When a Hawaiian woman wears a flower over her left ear it means that she is not available.
One woman dies every hour in India because of dowry-related crimes.
There are still unexplored passageways in the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt.
Most Egyptians died by the time they were 30 about 300 years ago
The Sahara desert stretches farther than the distance from New York to Los Angeles.
There is a small village in France called "Pussy".
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