In the U.S. sitting on a sea turtle is a third degree felony.
"Adolf Schicklgruber" would have been Hitler's name. His father changed his last name in 1877.
Historically for every 100 climbers who have made it to the summit of Mount Everest 4 have died.
Tina Turner’s real name is Annie Mae Bullock.
The White House Correspondent's Dinner was men-only until 1962 when JFK refused to attend unless women did.
Mount Everest is pronounced "Eve-rest" not "Ever-est" as it is named after George Everest.
An astronaut threw a boomerang while visiting the International Space Station and it returned to him even in the absence of gravity.
A man named Robert Lane named his two sons "Winner" and "Loser."Winner grew up to be a criminal and Loser became a detective.
Einstein had an illegitimate daughter born in 1902.
Chocolate can sicken and even kill dogs.
In English four is the only digit that has the same number of letters as its value.
Tiger Day is the last Sunday in September.
Spiders are scared of ants due to the formic acid they contain.
6 months is what it takes to make an episode
Skunks can accurately spray their smelly fluid as far as ten feet.
There's a building project in Berlin Germany where they want to build a Christian church a mosque and a synagogue all in one.
Mobile Phone Radiation can cause Insomnia headaches and confusion.
Julius Caesar Mark Antony and Octavian all made pilgrimages to Alexander the Great's tomb in Alexandria.
Sea otters hold hands when they sleep so they don’t drift away from each other.
The song Jingle Bells was originally written for Thanksgiving.
In 1998, Sony accidentally sold 700,000 camcorders that had the technology to see through people’s clothes. These cameras had special lenses that use infrared light, which allowed you to see through some types of clothing.
The CIAreads up to5 milliontweets a day.
Unspayed females dogs only go into heat twice a year.
Giraffe are already extinct in at least seven countries in Africa.
3 dogs survived the Titanic sinking out of 12 canines on board.
Crucifixion is still an official form of death penalty in Sudan.
2200 years ago Eratosthenes estimated the Earth's circumference using math without ever leaving Egypt. He was remarkably accurate. Christopher Columbus later studied him.
The groundwater of 90% of Chinese cities is polluted.
14 billion pounds (6B Kg.) of garbage are dumped into the ocean every year. Most of it is plastic.
There's a microwaveable Burrito Vending Machine at a gas station in Hollywood California.
A crocodile can’t move its tongue and cannot chew. Its digestive juices are so strong that it can digest a steel nail.
It is a criminal offence to drive around in a dirty car in Russia.
Samuel L. Jackson requested to have a purple light saber in Star Wars in order for him to accept the part as Mace Windu.
Ancient Romans ran cold aqueduct water in pipes through their houses in an early form of air conditioning.
A cubic mile of fog is made up of less than a gallon of water.
Cats urine glows under a black light.
Facebook offers 4 months of paid parental leave to new fathers who work for the company.
Will Smith Nicolas Cage Tom Cruise Johnny Depp and Leo DiCaprio were offered the part of Neo in "The Matrix" movie before Keanu Reeves.
Cuba is the only island in the Caribbean to have a railroad.
The Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew temple in Thailand was constructed with 1 million bottles of Heineken and a local beer.
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