In 2002 the comptroller of the City of New York estimated the impact of 9/11 on the city's wealth to be US$30.5 billion.
The world consumes close to 2.25 billion cups of coffee every day.
Breathing the air in Mumbai India for just one day is equivalent to smoking 100 cigarettes.
An Octopus doesn't have 8 arms but 6 arms and 2 legs.
A strawberry isn't an actual berry but a banana is.
China has the most goats in the world, they have over 170 Million.
78% of software installed in China in 2010 was pirated.
Jurassic Park Pulp Fiction Forrest Gump and The Shawshank Redemption were all in theatres at the same time in October of 1994.
After eating, a housefly regurgitates its food and then eats it again.
McDonald's drive-thru staff won't serve people if they come on horseback.
Before the Holocaust Hitler gave the U.S. Great Britain and many other nations a chance to take in Jewish refugees. They refused.
On her 120th birthday the oldest person ever recorded said: "I only have one wrinkle and I'm sitting on it."
In 1943 a fissure opened in a farmer's cornfield in Mexico growing into a five story tall volcano in only a week and up to 1 100 feet after a year.
There is no solid proof of who built the Taj Mahal.
Male bees die after having sex.
More Monopoly Money is printed every year than Real money.
Starting 2015 all New York residents must recycle their old electronics like PCs and TVs or face a US$100 fine.
In Japan teachers and students come together to clean the classrooms and cafeteria.
The scientific term for French kissing is cataglottism.
Dibble means to drink like a duck.
Humans use a total of 72 different muscles in speech.
During the average meal you eat over 90 000 miles of DNA.
Couples who spend less on their wedding tend to have longer-lasting marriages.
The iceberg that sank the Titanic began its journey somewhere around 1000 BCE.
A day's worth of Twitter posts would fill a 10-million-page book.
Hawaii is the only coffee producing state.
Dogs and cats consume over $11 billion worth of pet food a year
Freud never quit smoking despite having over 30 cancer surgeries because of it.
Revenue from digital music downloads and subscriptions outpaced CD sales in the U.S. for the first time in 2014.
Elvis Presley's manager Colonel Tom Parker used to sell both 'I love Elvis' and 'I hate Elvis' badges at his concerts.
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogery- chwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is the official name of a village in Wales.
The smallest known dinosaur was about four inches (10 cm) tall and weighed less than a chihuahua.
Otto Frank wrote Audrey Hepburn asking her to portray his daughter Anne in the movie "The Diary of Anne Frank". Audrey kindly declined the part.
Hallucinatory 'voices' seem to be shaped by local culture. In the U.S. the voices are harsh and threatening while those heard by schizophrenics in Africa and India tend to be more benign and playful.
A man who survived the sinking of a ship in 1871 was finally able to overcome his fears and decided to sail again in 1912: he died in the sinking of the Titanic.
Japan and Russia still haven't signed a peace treaty to end World War II due to the Kuril Islands dispute.
If you sneeze too hard you can fracture a rib.
Your brain keeps developing until your late 40s.
Tap water has a shelf-life of 6 months after which chlorine dissipates and bacteria starts to grow.
Neil Armstrong claims he said "one small step for *A* man" when he set foot on the moon and that audio analysis of the recording backs that up and it's been misquoted this entire time.
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