Most snails are hermaphrodites, meaning they have both female and male reproductive organs
The original name for butterfly was flutterby
The first Super Bowl was broadcasted by two networks: CBS and NBC.
Cats average 16 hours of sleep a day, more than any other mammal.
If all the Oreo cookies ever sold were stacked on top of one another, they would be as high as 13.3 million Sears Towers
The iron disulfide (Pyrite) is considered fool's gold because it looks very similar to gold.
Stag beetles have stronger mandibles than humans.
The reason why the Canadian Arctic is called the Land of the Midnight Sun is because during the summer many communities have light 24 hours of the day. Many people have to cover their windows with tin foil to keep the light out when they sleep
97% of all paper money in the US contains traces of cocaine
Hollywood fashion tip: wearing yellow makes you look bigger on camera; green, smaller. It takes a drop of ocean water more than 1,000 years to circulate around the world.
What word can you take the first letter of, put it as the last letter, and make it the past tence of the original word? Answer: Eat (ate)
Only about 20% of harvested coffee beans are considered to be a premium bean of the highest quality.
The South Pole is covered with 8,850 feet of solid ice.
The average human produces 25,000 quarts of spit in a lifetime, enough to fill two swimming pools.
Donald Duck's middle name is Fauntleroy.
Approximately 16 Canadians have their appendix removed when not required everyday
Sanskrit is considered as the mother of all higher languages. This is because it is the most precise, and therefore suitable language for computer software
The word 'gymnasium'comes from the Greek word gymnazein which means 'to exercise naked.'"
The dumbest dog in the world is the Afghan Hounds
The a-system used to keep control of paper sizes (a4, a5, a3 etc) was invented in germany in 1930 and became an international standard.
A goldfish has a memory that lasts only three seconds.
There are more than 1,000 chemicals in a cup of coffee. Of these, only 26 have been tested, and half caused cancer in rats.
In Japan, condoms are commonly sold 'door to door'.
The penalty for killing a cat, 4,000 years ago in Egypt, was death.
The most expensive movie memorabilia ever sold at an auction was Clark Gable's Academy Award for It Happened One Night. It sold for $607,500 on December 15, 1996.
The world goat population is approx. 94,266,000
Hugh 'Ward Cleaver' Beaumont was an ordained minister.
A baseball will go farther in hot temperature than in cold temperature
Polar bear fur is not white, it's clear.
The blue whale has a heart the size of a small car and its blood vessal is so broad, that a person could swim through it.
Abe Lincoln bought 50 cents worth of cocaine in 1860
Babies that are exposed to cats and dogs in their first year of life have a lower chance of developing allergies when they grow older
The venom of a small scorpion is much more toxic than the venom of a large scorpion.
When former Texas Governor James Hogg was on his deathbed he made a special request that a pecan tree be planted at the head of his grave instead of a tombstone. The governor passed away on March 2, 1906, which is Texas Independence Day. The pecan tree is now the state tree of Texas
A giant squid has eyes that can grow up to 20 inches in diameter.
None of the Beatles knew how to read music. (Paul McCartney eventually taught himself.)
Malaysians protect their babies from disease by bathing them in beer.
During an average lifetime of 70 years you will breath 600 million times, feel 125 million heart beats, and your eyes will blink 350 million times.
The drug thiopentone can kill a human being in one second if it's injected directly into the blood stream.
Tomatoes were originally though to be poisonous.
There is over 70,000,000 rats in New York, That is an average of about 9 rats per person
There are more nutrients in the cornflake package itself than there are in the actual cornflakes.
Sawney Beane, his wife, 8 sons, 6 daughters, and 32 grandchildren were a family of cannibals that lived in the caves near Galloway, Scotland in the early 17th Century. Although the total number is not known, it is believed they claimed over 50 victims per year. The entire family was taken by an army detachment to Edinburgh and executed, apparently without trial
5,840 people with pillow-related injuries checked into U.S. emergency rooms in 1992!
The Speaker of the House of Commons is not allowed to speak opinion.
One glass of water shuts down midnight hunger pangs for almost 100% of the dieters studied in a U-Washington study.
When telephone companies first began hiring telephone operators, they chose teenage boys for the job. They switched to women because the teenage boys were wrestling instead of working and pulling pranks on callers
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