Mexico City is built on top of an underground resevoir!
Marie Curie, the Nobel prize winning scientist who discovered radium, died of radiation poisoning.
There are no hog lips or snouts in SPAM.
A pipe 2 feet in diameter will allow four times more fluid to pass through it than a pipe 1 foot in diameter.
X-rays of the Mona Lisa show that there are three completely different versions of the same subject, all painted by Leonardo Da Vinci, under the final portrait.
The sting from a killer bee contains less venom than the sting from a regular bee!
In Kentucky, 50% of the people who get married for the first time are teenagers.
Linen is actually stronger when wet.
Every three seconds, a new baby is born.
In England, in the 1880's, 'Pants' was considered a dirty word.
An average adult produces about half a liter of flatulent gas per day, resulting in an average of about fourteen occurrences of flatulence a day.
The distress code 'Mayday' comes from the French for help me, M'Aide!
In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals!
Bill Gates designed a traffic control system for Seattle when he was only 15!
In Mexico, the Tooth Fairy is known as the 'Tooth Mouse'.
About half of all Americans are on a diet on any given day.
If you are locked in a completely sealed room, you will die of carbon dioxide poisoning first before you will die of oxygen deprivation.
A rat can fall from a five story building without injury.
There are 53 Lego bricks manufactured for each person in the world.
The blesbok, a South African antelope, is almost the same color as grapejuice!