In India, many brides use the "Bichiya": a wedding ring for the toe.
A Burkini is a type of swimsuit for Muslim women, which covers the whole body except the face, the hands and the feet.
The Egyptian Kahun Papyrus (1850 B.C.) suggests crocodile feces either for preventing conception or as an abortifacient.
Over 16,000 religious festivals across Spain are said to involve animal cruelty. About 60,000 animals die every year on them.
Snakes used in snake charming performances respond to movement, not sound.
Giraffes are kosher for eating, according to Judaism.
In their first year of life, baby blue whales gain 200 pounds (91 kg) every day.
of all meteorites ever found have come from Antarctica.
In 2012, divers discovered a 2,000-year-old Roman shipwreck that was so well preserved even the food was intact in its storage jars.
The estimated value of the cash, bonds and jewellery carried by The Titanic's passengers was US$6,000,000.