1. Rounded corners on rectangular electronic devices have been patented in the U.S. by Apple.
  2. Parrots can live for up to 80 years.
  3. Pakistan means "Land of the Pure" in Urdu.
  4. Dogs can tell when people are untrustworthy and will stop listening to a person if they prove unreliable.
  5. The U.S. spends US$500 million annually on military marching bands. That's more than Ethiopia's total military expenditure in 2015.
  6. Esperanto is an international second language invented in the 19th century and spoken by 2 million people today. It was designed to have a perfectly regular grammar.
  7. The use of chemical weapons such as mustard gas resulted in more than 1.3 million casualties during WW1.
  8. Aztecs raised Chihuahuas in order to eat them.
  9. The Pentagon runs a staggering 234 golf courses around the world.
  10. At YouTube's headquarters, employees can either take the elevator, stairs or a big slide.
  11. Dogs can tell the difference between happy and angry human faces.
  12. Those who don't eat breakfast have a 21% higher risk of developing diabetes than those who do.
  13. Google handles over 2 trillion searches per year. That's about 270 searches per person on Earth.
  14. When female servers draw a happy face on the bill, their tips increase by 20%.
  15. By law, only dead people can appear on U.S. currency.
  16. The total amount of money owed by every single person and country in the world is US$199 trillion, but the world has only US$80.9 trillion in cash and bank deposits.
  17. Flight attendant Vesna Vulovic fell 33,333 ft (10,160 m) from an airplane that had broken up mid flight and survived, a world record for the highest fall without a parachute.
  18. Ontario, Canada, has more than 250,000 lakes. They contain about 1/5 of the world's fresh water.
  19. Astronauts often lose their fingernails after conducting spacewalks.
  20. Manhole covers are round so that they don't fall into the opening.
  21. Bill Gates once said that he always gives the laziest people the hardest jobs, because they'll find the easiest way to do it.
  22. Since 2011, there have been at least 4 incidents of people cooking meth inside of a Walmart.
  23. The earliest known intelligible recording of a human voice was made in 1860.
  24. 30% of adult women surveyed reported they had some pain the last time they had sex.
  25. 4 billion years ago, Mars had an ocean covering 19% of the planet's surface.
  26. Researchers place humanity's risk of extinction before the year 2100 at 19%.
  27. A survey revealed that 52% of women say their husband is not their soulmate.
  28. Cockroaches have distinct personalities, a study found.
  29. Over 80% of Australian adults engage in gambling of some kind, which is the highest rate of gambling in the world.
  30. Daylight Saving Time costs the U.S. an estimated US$434 million in lost productivity and decreased health.
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