If you eat too many carrots you may turn orange.
When you sneeze all your bodily functions stop even your heart.
The shortest complete sentence in the English language is "Go".
A herd of sixty cows is capable of producing a ton of milk in less than a day.
Brazil's Capital Brasilia looks like an aeroplane from above.
The inventor of the heart stent approached numerous companies for funding and was rejected. It was funded by the owner of Fuddrucker's restaurant whom he met by chance on a golf course.
Gustave Eiffel the man who designed the Eiffel Tower was also behind the design for the Statue of Liberty's spine.
In Auschwitz an SS guard fell in love with a Jewish prisoner. He saved her life multiple times and she testified on his behalf during his post-war trial.
A pig’s orgasm lasts for 30 minutes.
There's a direct descendant of Christopher Columbus alive today. He's a Spanish noble.
Paraskevidekatriaphobia means fear of Friday the 13th which occurs one to three times a year.
Canada's official phone number is 1-800-O-CANADA.
At any given time there are at least 1 800 thunderstorms in progress over the earth’s atmosphere.
Greenland is the largest island in the world.
Charlie Sheen once bought 2 600 seats at a baseball game so he could catch a home run ball.
Cherophobia is the fear of fun.
The average British woman spends US$160 000 on make-up in a lifetime.
47% of U.S. smartphone owners say their smartphone is something they "couldn't live without."
A Saudi Arabian woman can get a divorce if her husband doesn’t give her coffee.
The total number of steps in the Eiffel Tower are 1665.
God is not mentioned once in the book of Esther.
First novel ever written on a typewriter: Tom Sawyer
Gleevec a cancer drug that costs US$70 000 in the U.S. per year cost just US$2 500 in India because it can't be patented there.
Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stones.
In 1983 the first mobile phones went on sale in the U.S. at almost $4 000 each.
Mexico is the world's fattest country.
Slavery was abolished in Saudi Arabia and Yemen as recently as 1962.
The jars of Nutella sold in a year could cover The Great Wall of China 8 times.
A pound of houseflies contains more protein than a pound of beef
There are tuition-free Universities in Finland Austria Norway Germany and Sweden with careers in English for international students.
The average person will accidentally eat just under a pound of insects every year.
149 - 0 is the highest score ever made in a Soccer game
In 2006 Russia gifted the U.S. a 9/11 memorial monument which was erected in Bayonne NJ.
The person who invented the Frisbee was cremated and made into frisbees after he died!
Babies are born without kneecaps. They don’t appear until the child reaches 2-6 years of age.
Elephants rarely get cancer because they have 40 copies of genes that code for the tumor suppressor protein p53—humans have two.
Tortoises Orbited the Moon Before Astronauts Did: They Were Sent to Test a Russian Space Probe.
Anne Frank's concentration camp was liberated by British troops just weeks after her death.
More than 600 women dressed as men in order to fight in the American Civil War.
The color Orange is named after the Orange fruit but before that it was called geoluread (yellow-red).
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