Kleenex tissues were originally used as filters in gas masks.
Each day is longer than the previous on by 0.00000002 seconds which is 13 seconds each century!
Onions have no flavor, only a smell.
Only 1% of bacteria cause disease in humans!
The song 'Strawberry Fields Forever', sung by the Beatles, refers to an orphanage located in Liverpool.
A fully loaded supertanker traveling at normal speed takes a least twenty minutes to stop.
Babe Ruth wore No. 3 because he batted third.
The first TV commercial showed a Bulova watch ticking onscreen for exactly 60 seconds.
The first telephone book was one page long and had only 50 names in it.
It takes 3,000 cows to supply the NFL with enough leather for a year's supply of footballs.
Martha Stewart became a billionaire while in prison.
Houdini was the first man to fly a plane solo in Australia.
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was secretly a chain smoker.
The first two years of a dog's life are equal to 24 human years.
Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different!
The banana tree cannot reproduce itself. It can be propagated only by the hand of man.
Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team his sophomore year.
The Saguaro Cactus, found in South-western United States does NOT grow branches until it is 75 years old.
20252 is Smokey the Bear's own zip code.
Mussolini dodged the Italian draft.