1. The stickers on fruit are edible.
  2. Sunshine acts like an addictive drug and has a similar effect on the body as heroin, scientists claim.
  3. Elon Musk didn't like his kids' school, so he just opened his own.
  4. The french word "avocat" means
    both "lawyer" and "avocado."
  5. Theophilus Van Kannel invented revolving doors because he hated opening doors for women.
  6. Snapchat provokes more jealousy in relationships than Facebook, a study found.
  7. Death row inmates in Texas don't get to pick their last meal.
  8. The Earth sees about 760 thunderstorms every hour, scientists have calculated.
  9. LG stands for "Lucky Goldstar," its previous name.
  10. In 2015, Google dropped their old motto "Don't Be Evil."
  11. Jonah Hill snorted so much fake cocaine while filming "The Wolf of Wall Street" that he got bronchitis.
  12. In 1990, Stephen Hawking dropped his wife of almost 30 years --who was having an affair-- and took off with his nurse.
  13. The average American teen spends 9 hours a day consuming media.
  14. Kissing a baby on the ear can make it go deaf because of a condition known as "cochlear ear-kiss injury."
  15. The Nazis placed a US$5,000 bounty on Einstein's head.
  16. The grave of Karl Marx, advocate of abolishing private property, has an entry fee.
  17. In 2005, a woman falsely claimed she found a finger in her food at Wendy's. The fast food chain suffered an estimated US$21 million in lost business.
  18. Some prisoners in China were reportedly forced to play World of Warcraft and other games to gather virtual currency for Prison bosses.
  19. The Great Pyramid of Giza has 8 sides, not 4.
  20. Actor John Hurt holds the record for dying in more than 40 different movies including Alien, Spaceballs, Hellboy and V for Vendetta.
  21. Al Capone made US$60 million a year during the Prohibition era from selling alcohol. Today, this would equal to almost US$1 billion.
  22. Hackers broke into Mark Zuckerberg 's Twitter and Pinterest accounts in 2016. They say his password was "dadada."
  23. Boxer Floyd Mayweather made US$300 million in 2015. That's enough to buy 3,000 Porsche 911 cars.
  24. Billionaire Warren Buffet still lives in a modest Omaha home he bought for US$31,500 in 1958.
  25. The average person will excrete 135 U.S. gallons (511 L) of urine per year, enough to fill two bathtubs.
  26. Tetris is addictive because it presents a continuous stream of incomplete tasks. Fulfilling those tasks gives players a constant sense of achievement.
  27. When Elon Musk was 17, he lived off a dollar a day for a month to see if he had what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
  28. The Law of Urination says that all mammals, weighing more than 2.2 pounds (a kilogram), take almost the same time to pee: about 20 seconds.
  29. Usain Bolt can reach a speed of 27.44 miles per hour (44 km per hour). He's almost as fast as a cat.
  30. Peeing in the shower instead of the toilet just once a day can save up to 2,500 liters of water per year per person.
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