Sheep outnumber humans in New Zealand 15 to 1.
Nike Air Soles do not actually have 'air' in them.
The average housefly lives only two weeks.
The Amazon rainforest produces more than 20% the world's oxygen supply.
The country of Brazil is named after the brazil nut.
One in 500 humans has one blue eye and one brown eye.
4.5 pounds of sunlight strike the Earth each day.
The average U.S. farm has 467 acres; the average Japanese farm has 3 acres.
Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different!
Eddie Cochran's last recording before he died was Three Steps to Heaven!
The average human body contains enough fat to make seven bars of soap.
It takes about a week to make a jelly bean.
The U.S. Government will not allow portraits of living persons to appear on stamps.
The original name for the butterfly was 'flutterby'!
From the age of thirty, humans gradually begin to shrink in size.
All polar bears are left handed
The original Toby jugs were modelled on Harry 'Toby' Elwes a Yorkshireman!
Murder is the only crime that does not increase during the full moon. Theft, disorderly conduct, larceny, armed robbery, assault and battery, and rape all statistically increase dramatically during the full moon.
The phrase 'rule of thumb' is derived from and old English law which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb.
There are 635,013,559,599 possible hands in a game of bridge.