The lost Egyptian city of Heracleion was found after 1200 years under the sea.
An apple didn't hit Isaac Newton in the head but it did make him wonder if the force that makes apples fall influences the moon's motion around Earth.
The strongest muscle in proportion to its size in the human body is the tongue.
A squirrel cannot contract or carry the rabies virus.
Like fingerprints everyone’s tongue print is different!
Crucifixion is still an official form of death penalty in Sudan.
First novel ever written on a typewriter: Tom Sawyer
1 in 5 top 100 country songs will refer to alcohol.
Americans on average eat 18 acres of pizza every day.
M&Ms were created in 1941 as a means for soldiers to enjoy chocolate without it melting.
By 1850 American slaves were worth US$1.3 billion one-fifth of the nation's wealth.
Dolphins and whales give birth with the tail first instead of the head.
The first European who learned to smoke from the natives was arrested back home because people thought he was possessed by the devil.
About 100 elephants are being killed every day for their ivory.
It's been over 30 years since we had a cooler-than-average month.
Dogs have only recently been able to watch TV since they need about 70 images per second which older TVs couldn't deliver.
Canada consumes more macaroni and cheese than any other nation in the world.
Abraham Lincoln was estranged from his father and didn't attend his funeral.
Yellowtail is the general name for loads of different species of fish that have yellow tails or a yellow body.
The PlayStation is illegal in China.
Titanic II will be a close replica of the Titanic and is set to sail in 2018.
According to a study on Academy Award speeches Steven Spielberg has been thanked more than God.
American Airlines saved $40 000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.
In 2012 a Somali Islamist militant group offered a bounty of 10 camels for President Obama and 2 for information on Hillary Clinton.
Frogs don’t drink water. They absorb water through their skin.
In 31 states of the U.S. Rapists can legally sue for child custody if the rape results in pregnancy.
David Bowie performed at the Berlin Wall in 1987 while East Germans gathered to listen behind. You could hear them cheering and singing along from the other side.
Flamingos are pink because shrimp is one of their main sources of food.
Any text you put into the status update box is sent to Facebook's servers even if you don't click the post button.
Phil Collins divorced his second wife by fax.
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogery- chwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is the official name of a village in Wales.
The lack of physical activity is one of the leading causes of preventable death worldwide.
Canada has fewer people than Tokyo's metropolitan area.
Cockroaches can make group decisions. When 50 cockroaches are presented with 3 shelters that can only house 40 they'll split evenly into two groups and leave one shelter empty.
The human heart is not on the left-hand side of the body; it's in the middle.
Einstein's great breakthroughs came from visual experiments performed in his head rather than the lab.
Lightning strikes Earth about 100 times per second or 8.6 Million times per day.
A lethal dose of chocolate for a human being is about 22 lbs. or 40 Hershey bars.
In Japan's Apple Store there was a fan who started waiting in line 7 months early for iPhone 6.
1.1 million people died during the four and a half years of Auschwitz's existence.
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