Robert Wadlow is the tallest man recorded in history. He grew to be eight feet and eleven inches and weighed 490 pounds when he died
A "jiffy" is the scientific name for 1/100th of a second.
100 years ago: the first virus was found in both plants and animals.
A fire in Australia has been burning for more than 5,000 years.
A glockenspiel is a musical instrument that is like a xylophone. It has a series of metal bars and is played with two hammers
Anagrams amused the ancient Greeks, Romans and Hebrews, and were popular during the Middle Ages.
Chickens can't swallow while they are upside down.
Five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married
There are seven points on the Statue of Liberty's crown.
The earth is 24,901 miles around at the equator.
The surface area of the Earth is 197,000,000 square miles
Chrysler built B-29's that bombed Japan, Mitsubishi built Zeros that tried to shoot them down. Both companies now build cars in a joint plant called Diamond Star.
Household bleach is the recommended chemical to decontaminate people exposed to the anthrax virus, by the U.S. F.D.A. .
The given name "wendy" first appeared in the book peter pan.
A sneeze zooms out of your mouth at over 600 m.p.h
The tip of a 1/3 inch long hour-hand on a wristwatch travels at 0.00000275 mph
The Pope's been known to wear red Prada shoes.
Turkeys can have heart attacks. When the Air Force was conducting test runs and breaking the sound barrier, fields of turkeys dropped dead because of heart attacks
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis invented a special diaper for babies that has a pocket
In Denmark, people eat about 36 pounds of candy a year. The highest consumption of candy of any country
The mother of famous astronomer Johannes Kepler was accused of being a witch
The flea can jump 350 times its body length. It's like a human jumping the length of a football field.
The Nobel prize was first awarded in 1901
You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching TV.
The country of Brazil is named after the brazil nut.
Wearing away of the earth's land surface by rain, wind, water, etc. Rendering the land infertile.
The best-value consumer purchase in terms of the price and usage is an electric kettle.
The pupil of an octopus' eye is rectangular.
Swearing at someone over the phone in virginia is punishable by a $100 fine.
In the original movie 101 Dalmatians, there are exactly 6,469,952 spots on all 101 Dalmatians as they are shown in 113,760 frames of the film combined
A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
Electronic companies sell five times as many big-screen TVs during Super Bowl Week
The White House has 35 bathrooms, 3 elevators, 132 rooms, and 412 doors in it
In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10
In Halethrope, Maryland kisses longer than one second are illegal.
In April 1964, The Beatles had the top five songs in the United States. This is the only time that the top five songs at any one time were by the same group.
The Mona-Lisa, now hanging in the Louvre museum in Paris, is valued today at $100,000,000.
You are born with 300 bones but only have 206 after reaching adulthood.
The destruction of the Berlin Wall began when private citizens began to demolish entire sections of the Wall without interference from government officials on November 9, 1989
The 1st US zoo was built in Philadelphia, PA, in 1876.
When he was only 13, Johnny Depp lost his virginity to a girl slightly older than him.
Fat is important for the development of children and normal growth
The animal with the largest brain in proportion to its size is the ant.
Exchange of commodity with other commodities without the interface of any form of currency.
Can you think of an English word that rhymes with “month”? You can’t because there is none.
The first TV commercial: a Bulova watch ticking onscreen for exactly 60 seconds.
Laika the dog, was the first living thing which was sent to space.
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