The human body contains enough fat to make seven bars of soap and enough iron to make one seven inch nail.
On February 7, 1969 a meteorite weighing over 1 ton fell in Chihuahua, Mexico.
The average person expels flatulence 14 times each day.
The nickname for a Japanese businessmen is Salarymen.
The safety pin was patented in 1849 by Walter Hunt. He sold the patent rights for $400.
In an episode of the 1962 cartoon The Jestons, Jane Jetson is talking through a video phone. The phone number of The Jetsons was VENUS-1234
The Atlantic Ocean has a greater salt content than the Pacific Ocean.
Only full-grown male crickets can chirp.
There are over 2,000 species of butterflies in the rainforests of South America
A mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night.
In 1900, coffee was often delivered door-to-door in the United States, by horse-pulled wagons.
The most popular show amongst baby boomers is Star Trek.
Before 1883, the three-cent U.S. stamp was also used for advertising. The advertisment was located on the back of the stamp for various products
The peanut is not a nut, it is actually a legume
Your spinal marrow measures approximately 17 inches in length and only weighs about 1 ounce.
Over 175 million cubic yards of earth was removed for the creation of the Panama Canal
JELL-O was declared The Official State Snack of Utah in January 2001
You get a new stomach lining every three to four days.
Teenage cosmetic surgeries nearly doubled in the USA between 1996 and 1998
In Newport, Rhode Island it is illegal to smoke from a pipe after sunset.
Seven suicides are recorded in the Bible.
Polyamory is the desire and practice of having more than one intimate relationship at a time with full knowledge and consent by everyone involved.
There are 635,013,559,599 possible hands in a game of bridge.
Watching television can act as a natural painkiller for children
Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate every second.
Cost of raising a medium size dog to the age of 11: $6,400.
This year you will blow your nose 250 times.
There are places in Saskatchewan called Elbow, Eyebrow, and Drinkwater
Astronomers once believed a planet named Vulcan existed between Mercury and the Sun
The largest spider ever was the Megarachne which had a diameter of 50 cm. The fossil was found in Argentina
Approximately 55% of movies released are Rated R
70% of dust of house dust is dead skin cells.
During the First World War, cigarettes were handed out to soldiers along with their rations
The cockroach has a high resistance to radiation and is the creature most likely to survive a nuclear war.
Originally, Jack-O-Lanterns were made from turnips.
you're born with 300 bones, but when you get to be an adult, you only have 206.
A "quidnunc" is a person who is eager to know the latest news and gossip.
Asthma affects one in fifteen children under the age of eighteen
Lee De Forest, the inventor of the radio tube, was tried for fraud in 1913. He was accused of tricking the public into buying stocks in his company, the Radio Telephone Company, by making absurd and deliberately misleading claims about the possibility of transmitting the human voice across the Atlantic Ocean.
The emu's eyes are so similar to that of a human eye, that those studying to become eye doctors often practice surgery on them.
The city of Las Vegas has the most hotel rooms in the world
Two-thirds of Canadians live in Quebec and Ontario
General Stonewall Jackson has two separate burial sites: one for his amputated left arm (Fredericksburg, VA) and one for the rest of his body (Lexington, VA). Jackson's left arm was shattered during the Battle of Chancellorsville by friendly fire and was amputated the next day. He died a week later. (8-1-02)
Pears ripen from the inside out, and according to a survey, men prefer hard pears while women prefer soft pears.
Rene Descartes came up with the theory of coordinate geometry by looking at a fly walk across a tiled ceiling.
The brain operates on the same amount of power as 10-watt light bulb.
Due to the many nerve endings in the sole and digits of the human foot, the sensations produced by sucking or licking the feet can be pleasurable.
A fetus develops fingerprints at eighteen weeks.
Many insects can carry 50 times their own body weight
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If marine animals arent your cup of ice cream, perhaps a healthy alternative of seaweed is preferable? Seaweed is packed with minerals, some of which are medicinal, which probably goes a long way in explaining the taste.