Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows
The actual playing time in a Major League Baseball game which lasts about two and a half hours has been clocked at 9 minutes and 55 seconds.
20252 is Smokey the Bear's own zip code.
Money isn't made out of paper; it's made out of cotton.
Over 98 percent of Japanese are cremated after they die
You're born with 300 bones, but when you get to be an adult, you only have 206.
Australia is the only continent without an active volcano.
It is possible to drown and not die. Technically the term "drowning" refers to the process of taking water into the lungs, not to death caused by that process.
One in three male motorists picks their nose whilst driving.
A U.S. backed government study found that pigs can become alcoholics.
The average person spends 30 years mad at a family member.
On average, men can read smaller print than women; women can hear better than men.
Shakespeare spelled his own name several different ways.
In 10 minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all the world's nuclear weapons combined
Mozart wrote the nursery rhyme 'twinkle, twinkle, little star' at the age of five.
A lump of pure gold the size of a matchbox can be flattened into a sheet the size of a tennis court!
In ancient Egypt, Priests plucked EVERY hair from their bodies, including their eyebrows and eyelashes.
In an average lifetime a person will walk the equivalent of three times around the world
The only nation whose name begins with an 'A', but doesn't end in an 'A' is Afghanistan.
Goodyear Rubber Company researched and concluded that shoes wear out faster on the right foot than the left.