In ancient Rome it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a crooked nose!
Approximately 70 percent of the earth is covered by water. Only 1 percent of this water is drinkable.
The Saguaro Cactus, found in South-western United States does NOT grow branches until it is 75 years old.
15 million gallons of wine were destroyed in the 1906 San Francisco earthquake.
Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards.
In the average lifetime a person will breath in about 44 pounds of dust.
More than 40,000 parasites and 250 types of bacteria are exchanged during a typical French kiss!
The Wild Turkey is the only bird with a beard.
You are about 1 centimeter taller in the morning than in the evening!
Only 1% of bacteria cause disease.
90% of all restaurants fail during their first year of operation.
Pain travels through your body at 350 ft. per second.
Under extreme stress, some octopuses will eat their own arms.
The household wrench was invented by boxing heavyweight champion Jack Johnson in 1922.
Pancakes are commonly served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in Australia.
For people that are lactose intolerant, chocolate aids in helping milk digest easier.
The Canary Islands were not named after a bird called the canary. They were named after a breed of dogs!
The inventor of the Waffle Iron did not like waffles.
At age 18, the Queen of England was a mechanic for the British Military.
Pinocchio is Italian for "pine eye"!