1. In 2013, female stockings covered in fake male hair became a fashion hit in China as a way to deter unwanted male attention.
  2. The Queen of England owns a McDonald's near Buckingham Palace.
  3. Alfred Hitchcock filmed a documentary about the Holocaust in 1945. It was hidden until 1984.
  4. Cristiano Ronaldo funded the education of a 7-year-old survivor of the 2004 tsunami in Indonesia. He was found wearing a Portuguese jersey. The boy grew up to be a soccer player and was signed by Sporting Lisbon in 2015.
  5. Dolphins and whales squeal
  6. to express delight.
  7. Google's Artificial-Intelligence Bot says the purpose of living is 'to live forever'
  8. The blood you donate is sold on the open market and it's a US$4.5 billion per year industry.
  9. Nutella was invented during WW2, when an Italian pastry maker mixed hazelnuts into chocolate to extend his cocoa supply.
  10. If Walmart were a country, it would be China's sixth-largest export market.
  11. Farting helps reduce high blood pressure and is good for your health.
  12. Inscribed pottery from the Middle Kingdom of Ancient Egypt list 3 human genders. The reason is uncertain.
  13. When Cambridge University was closed because of the plague, Isaac Newton was forced to return home. This ended up as the most productive period of his life.
  14. Having an orgasm at
    least 3 times a week
  15. cuts in half the likelihood
    of coronary heart disease.
  16. During photosynthesis, plants emit light, called fluorescence, that humans can't see.
  17. A coyote crossed with a dog is called a "coydog".
  18. There's a programming language which uses Arnold Schwarzenegger quotes as syntax.
  19. In 2009, Nigerian Police arrested a goat on suspicion of attempted armed robbery.
  20. Switzerland only gave women the right to vote in 1971.
  21. For 11 years, a man photographed everything his right hand touched. He took over 970,900 photos, an average of 76 photos a day.
  22. North Korea's space agency is called "NADA", which in Spanish means "nothing."
  23. NASA is developing 3D printed pizzas for astronauts.
  24. There is a Jellyfish that could be immortal.
  25. HP Printer black ink is more expensive than blood.
  26. The first time the Japanese people heard their Emperor's voice was when he announced Japan's surrender on the radio during WW2.
  27. Apple's iPhone consumes US$0.25 worth of electricity per year if it's fully charged once a day.
  28. 1 out of every 4 dollars employers pay for healthcare in the U.S. is tied to unhealthy lifestyle choices or conditions like smoking, stress, or obesity.
  29. Voting is mandatory in Brazil.
  30. Popping bubble wrap makes you feel calmer and more awake, a study found.
  31. Rastafarians are legally allowed to possess marijuana in Italy due to it being a 'sacrament' to the religion.
  32. 68% of the people suffer from Phantom Vibration Syndrome, the feeling that one's phone is vibrating when it's not.
  33. Mother Teresa considered suffering a gift from God and was criticized for her clinics' lack of care and malnutrition of patients.
  34. Dolphins have the longest memory in the animal kingdom.
  35. A baby's brain can use up to 50% of the total glucose supply, which may help explain why babies need so much sleep.
  36. In 2014, an American exchange student in Germany had to be rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a vagina sculpture.
  37. Smoking makes your hair turn gray faster, a study found.
  38. The white stain on the surface of the famous painting "The Scream" is candle wax.
  39. The opah, or "moonfish", is the only known fully warm-blooded fish.
  40. A B-25 bomber aircraft crashed into the Empire State Building in 1945 killing 14 people.
  41. 5,840 people in the United States have a last name that ends with their first name, with Donald MacDonald being the most common.
  42. The first magazine ever seen was launched in 1663 in Germany.
  43. Mike Tyson caught Brad Pitt with his wife in the 1980s.
  44. Whatsapp is cited in nearly half of all Italian divorce proceedings.
  45. A boulevard is a big, wide street with trees on both sides. A lane is a narrow, often rural road. A drive is long, winding, and scenic.
  46. Pomology
  47. is the study of fruits.
  48. Christianity is the world's largest religion, with over 2.4 billion adherents, about a third of the world's population.
  49. It's a myth that you only use 10% of your brain. Most of your brain is active almost all of the time.
  50. Saddam Hussein commissioned the production of a Qur'an written using 27 litres of his own blood, to thank God for saving him from dangers and conspiracies.
  51. Kanye West Was Once Busted Torrenting Music Software From The Pirate Bay.
  52. Hours after the start of the Iraq War, Saddam Hussein ordered his sons to steal nearly US$1 billion cash from the country's central bank.
  53. Ice melting in Antarctica has caused a small shift in gravity in the region.
  54. In 1949, the U.S. Military created a synthetic version of Marijuana called "Dimethylheptylpyran." Just 1 mg can have effects lasting for 3 days.
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