305 Fun Facts
At Stalin’s funeral 500 people were trampled to death.
100 Weird Facts
A toaster uses almost half as much energy as a full-sized oven.
82 Did You Know Facts
Marie Curie, the Nobel prize winning scientist who discovered radium, died of radiation poisoning.
713 Interesting Facts
During the 1741 General Election, angry voters pelted candidates with dead cats and dogs.
365 Trivia Facts
'Second Street' is the most common street name in the U.S.; 'First Street' is the sixth.
489 Crazy Facts
The biggest dam built by beavers is twice as long as the Hoover Dam.
783 Random Facts
Yoghurt, got its name from the Turkish word 'yogurur', which means 'long life'.
658 Fascinating Facts
Qatar is the only country that begins with a Q and Iraq is the only country that ends with one.
49 Gross Facts
Babies who wear disposable diapers are five times more likely to develop diaper rash than those that wear cotton diapers.
12% of a sloth’s energy is used to climb up and down trees to go to the lavatory.
47 Amazing Facts
The banana tree cannot reproduce itself. It can be propagated only by the hand of man.
Left Handed Facts
Left-handed people are better at sports that require good spatial judgment and fast reaction, compared to right-handed individuals.
There are about 294,000,000,000,000 leaves in the world; for every leaf there are 340 ants.
Las Vegas Facts
The city of Las Vegas has the most hotel rooms in the world.
Milky Way Facts
All of the stars comprising the Milky Way galaxy revolve around the centre of the galaxy once every 200 million years or so.
34 Spider Facts
UK house spiders include the Pink Prowler, the Spitting Spider and the Missing Sector Orb Weaver.
51 Sun Facts
Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a Friday the 13th.
The word "nice" originally meant "foolish and stupid."
Human beings have as many brain cells in their stomachs as cats have in their brains.
New York Facts
If you ate in a different New York eatery every day for 12 years, you still wouldn’t have visited all of the city’s restaurants.
All geese eat a vegetarian diet, feeding on grasses, seeds and grains.
One-third of toads crossing roads are fatally run over.
'face-off' in hockey was originally called a 'puck-off'.
On average, soccer players run as far as 9.5 miles in a single match.
27 Usa Facts
Digestive biscuits have no particular digestive qualities. In the USA it is illegal to sell them under that name.
To sleep for one night in every bed in Las Vegas would take 288 years.
28 Smart Facts
Sarcasm has been proven to make you smarter and more creative.
There are 2,500 species of moth in the UK but only 60 species of butterfly.
Ball lightning is a "ball of fire" that lasts for a few seconds in the sky and is very rare.
31 Teeth Facts
A crocodile always grows new teeth to replace the old teeth.
Britons spend eight times as long watching television as they do cooking meals.
Baby zebras can begin running just one hour after they are born.
The voice actor of SpongeBob is married to the voice actor of Plankton's computer wife (Karen) in real life.
The world’s smallest advert was stencilled onto a bee’s knee.
If you laid all the molecules in a teaspoon of water end to end, it would stretch 10 times the width of the solar system.
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue.
The technology behind smartphones relies on up to 250,000 separate patents.