Rice is the staple food of more than one-half of the world's population.
Sea turtles don't age. They wont die unless they get an infection or get eaten by a larger animal. This means there could be a thousand year old turtle swimming around somewhere.
In 1958, the United States Coast Guard off western Greenland measured the tallest known iceberg at five hundred and fifty feet
Cheese is the oldest of all man-made foods.
In October 1959 Elizabeth Taylor became the first Hollywood star to receive $1 million for a single picture. (for Cleopatra)
The common goldfish is the only animal that can see both infra-red and ultra-violet light.
Apples are actually part of the rose family.
The Vatican's Swiss Guard still wears a uniform designed by Michelangelo in the early 16th century.
The world record for an underwater kiss is 2 minutes and 18 seconds.
The odds of getting a hole-in-one in golf are estimated at about 18,000-to-1.
All of Chrysler's PT Cruisers are built in Mexico.
Nachos is the food most craved by pregnant women.
In a full grown rye plant, the total length of fine root hairs may reach 6600 miles (10,645 km).
The largest meteorite crater in the world is in winslow, arizona. It is 4,150 feet across and 150 feet deep.
78% of cats never travel with their owners 44% of hotels allow pets into the rooms
the human tooth has about 55 miles of canals in it.
In Sterling, Colorado, it is unlawful to allow a pet cat to run loose without a taillight.
Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 miles per hour.
People that suffer from gum disease are twice as likely to have a stroke or heart attack
Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history. Spades--King David, Clubs--Alexander the Great, Hearts--Charlemagne and Diamonds--Julius Caesar.
The chemical name for caffeine is 1,3,7-trimethylzantihine
City Ordinance number 352 in Pacific Grove, CA makes it a misdemeanor to kill or threaten a butterfly.
A skunk's smell can be detected by a human a mile away.
Only female mosquitoes bite. Females need the protein from blood to produce their eggs. Males only drink water and plant juice.
Crocodiles never outgrow the pool in which they live.
Lenny Kravitz's mother played the part of "Helen" on "The Jeffersons."
The human heart beats over 100,000 times a day
Approximately one out of four injuries by athletes involve the wrist and hand
Eliminates odors in dirty laundry. Place an individual sheet of Bounce at the bottom of a laundry bag or hamper
Humans are the only primates that don't have pigment in the palms of their hands.
The smallest number spelled with an a is one thousand.
Until the year 1920, Canada was planning on invading the United States.
The greatest mountain range is the Mid-Ocean Ridge, extending 64,374 km from the Arctic Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean
There are 35 million digestive glands in the stomach.
There are approximately 13,000 identifiable varieties of roses throughout the world.
Impotence is grounds for divorce in 24 states in the United States.
About 200,000,000 M&Ms are sold each day in the United States.
The average litter of Mexican wolves is between four and seven pups.
No NFL team which plays its home games in a domed stadium has ever won a Superbowl
Between 12%-15% of the population is left-handed
Roman Emperor Caligula made his horse a senator.
There are more bacteria in your mouth than there are people in the world.
Imperia, Italy is the home of the Agnesi Historical Museum of Spaghetti.
Club Direct, a travel insurance company in Britain, provides insurance plans for protection from falling coconuts.
One in three snake bite victims is drunk. One in five is tatooed.
The record for the most weddings is held by King Mogul of Siam, who had 9000 weddings and 9000 wives.
On average, a Canadian girl owns seven Barbie dolls, whereas an American girl owns eight
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