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It was once against the law to have a pet dog in a city in Iceland!

Billy goats urinate on their own heads to smell more attractive to females.

Approximately 40% of the U.S. paper currency in circulation was counterfeit by the end of the Civil War.

An earthquake on Dec. 16, 1811 caused parts of the Mississippi River to flow backwards!

Rain contains vitamin B12.

The most powerful electric eel is found in the rivers of Brazil, Columbia, Venezuela, and Peru, and produces a shock of 400-650 volts.

The great wall of China is 1,400 miles long!

The University of Alaska stretches over 4 time zones.

Jericho is the oldest walled city in the world at 9,000 yrs old!

Your ribs move about 5 million times a year, every time you breathe!

Mexico has more American residents than any other country except the United States.

Cellophane is not made of plastic. It is made from a plant fiber, cellulose, which has been shredded and aged.

Q-Tip Cotton Swabs were originally called Baby Gays.

Only 1 person in 2 billion will live to be 116.

A toothbrush within 6 feet of a toilet can get airborne bacteria from flushing.

The heart of an astronaut actually gets smaller when in outer space.

Honolulu is the only place in the United States that has a royal palace!

Walt Disney, the creator of Mickey Mouse, was afraid of mice.

When a giraffe's baby is born it falls from a height of six feet, normally without being hurt.

King Kong was Adolf Hitler's favorite movie.