1. Dogs and cats only sweat from their footpads and nose.
  2. During WW2, the Oscars' statuettes were made of painted plaster due to a metal shortage.
  3. On average, people spend two weeks a year in the bathroom.
  4. 1/3
    of pet owners let their animals sleep in bed with them.
  5. Bees have
    five eyes.
  6. Harry Potter and author JK Rowling share the same birthday
  7. Parrots parents name their chicks, and the names follow them for life.
  8. Fox owns the rights to The Simpsons until 2082.
  9. The pineapple is actually a berry.
  10. 99% of a Panda's diet consists of bamboo.
  11. 10%
    of the world's population is left-handed.
  12. If there are two full moons in the same month, the second one is called blue moon.
  13. Alaska is the state with the highest percentage of people walking to work.
  14. In Venice, Italy, all gondolas are required to be painted in black by law.
  15. Elephants are able to recognize themselves in the mirror.
  16. Almonds come from the same family as peaches.
  17. In 1981, American Airlines launched a program in which one could buy a Lifetime Unlimited First-class Travel pass for $250,000.
  18. In 2008, hundreds of tons of sand were stolen from a beach of Jamaica .
  19. There are 20,000 light bulbs on the Eiffel Tower.
  20. Strip clubs and lap dances are banned in Iceland.
  21. By 2020, China could have between 30 million and 40 million men who cannot find wives.
  22. Koalas hug trees
    to cool off on hot days.
  23. The Thanboddhay Pagoda in Myanmar has 582,357 Buddha statues.
  24. 51% of Italians can't afford a vacation.
  25. Because Gmail first launched on April 1st of 2004, many people thought it was an April Fools' Day prank.
  26. A Bald Eagle nest can weigh 2 tons.
  27. If an apple is magnified to the size of the earth, then the atoms in the apple are approximately the size of the original apple.
  28. A drop in the stress level can bring on a migraine.
  29. Merriam-Webster dictionary's founder learned 26 languages in order to evaluate the etymology of words.
  30. Elmo is the most recognizable children's character in the United States.
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