1. In 2008, a Brazilian priest strapped 1,000 balloons to a chair and sent himself up. He was found dead in the sea weeks later.
  2. The first color photograph was taken in 1861.
  3. In 2002, the average user spent 46 minutes on the Internet per day. In 2012, it was 4 hours.
  4. 1.5 million people are killed every year by fumes and smoke from open cooking fires.
  5. The Horse Head used in the movie "The Godfather" was real.
  6. 1.4 billion people (a fifth of humanity) live without electricity.
  7. 51 of the world's 100 wealthiest bodies are corporations.
  8. 7% of religious Americans pray to God about finding a good parking spot.
  9. Godzilla was only seen for about 8 minutes in the 2014 film "Godzilla".
  10. Alaska is estimated to have the highest rape rate in the U.S.
  11. 38
    children die each year from being left in hot cars.
  12. In 2008, a Croatian woman was found dead, sitting in front of her TV for 42 years.
  13. No woman has won
    the physics
    Nobel Prize
    since 1963.
  14. Samsung makes about 30% of the A8 chips that go into Apple's iPhone 6.
  15. The average woman's friendship lasts 3 years while man's lasts 5 years.
  16. Genghis Khan exempted the poor from taxes, encouraged literacy and established free religion, leading many people to join his empire voluntarily.
  17. You can start a fire with ice.
  18. Up to 40% of a child's intelligence is passed down from the parents.
  19. Contagious Yawning is a sign of empathy and a form of social bonding.
  20. Brazil's Capital, Brasilia, looks like an aeroplane from above.
  21. Microsoft makes more money from Samsung over Android patents than from Skype, Windows Phone, and Xbox combined.
  22. Ingesting a litre or quart of soy sauce can kill you.
  23. Women think about their appearance 9 times a day, a UK survey found.
  24. The last animal in the dictionary is the zyzzyva, a tropical weevil.
  25. Fleas account for more human deaths than all the wars ever fought.
  26. 96% of deceased NFL players' brains had a degenerative disease, a study found.
  27. Researchers believe the first human case of HIV was in Kinshasa, Congo, around 1920.
  28. 1 in 18 males has a Third Nipple.
  29. A 10-Year-Old Goldfish Had a 45-Minute Surgery To Remove A Tumor in 2014.
  30. In Japan, Burger King has an all-black burger.
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