An olive tree can live up to 1,500 years!
All Humans Are 99.9% Genetically Identical and 98.4% of human genes are the same as the genes of a chimpanzee.
If you’re over 100 years old, there’s an 80% chance you’re a woman.
Grapes explode when you put them in the microwave.
'Formicophilia' is the fetish for having small insects crawl on your genitals.
Three Mile Island is only 2 1/2 miles long.
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue!
Israel is one quarter the size of the state of Maine.
The Mint once considered producing doughnut-shaped coins!
Penguins can convert salt water into fresh water.
Over 98 percent of Japanese people are cremated after they die.
Under extreme stress, some octopuses will eat their own arms.
Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula"!
Linen can absorb up to 20 times its weight in moisture before it feels damp!
The average person has over 1,460 dreams a year!
Contrary to popular belief, putting sugar in a car's gas tank will NOT ruin its engine.
English novelist Arnold Bennet drank a glass of water in a Paris Hotel to prove it was safe. He died two months later of Typhoid!
You inhale about 700,000 of your own skin flakes each day.
Honolulu is the only place in the United States that has a royal palace.
No one knows how many people died during the sinking of the Titanic.