1. Only male turkeys make the sound that is referred to as a gobble.
  2. The letter J was one of the last letters added to the alphabet.
  3. Nigeria has
    more English speakers than the United Kingdom.
  4. Alaska was sold to the U.S. for about 2 cents per acre (4 m2).
  5. Night-running is a traditional activity held in Kenya in which people run naked at night.
  6. Pope Francis has lived more than 50 years with just one functioning lung.
  7. In Barbados, it is illegal for to wear camouflage clothing.
  8. Originally, Amazon.com was going to be named Relentless.com.
  9. The "French Kiss" entered to the French dictionary
    as the one-word verb "galocher".
  10. During the Middle Ages,
    words like
    "by God's bones"
    were the most offensive swears.
  11. McDonald's drive-thru staff won't serve people if they come on horseback.
  12. In French, a
    walkie-talkie is called talkie-walkie.
  13. The Sea Anemone looks like a flower, but it's actually a carnivorous animal that eats small fish and shrimp.
  14. Over 600,000 people bungee jumped from the Bloukrans River Bridge, the world's highest jump at 216m (708 ft).
  15. Married women among the Dogon people of West Africa would publicly pursue extramarital relationships with encouragement from their mothers.
  16. In Japan, there's a building with a highway passing through it.
  17. One-third of Italians have never used the Internet.
  18. Drone Pilots are found to get stress disorders much as those in Combat do.
  19. Women look their oldest at 3:30pm every Wednesday.
  20. The practice of eating horseflesh is called hippophagy.
  21. There are more Facebook users from the U.S.
    than U.S. citizens that voted in the last election.
  22. Hot drinks taste different according to the cup colour.
  23. The first magazine ever seen was launched in 1663 in Germany.
  24. The Bible is available in 2,454 languages.
  25. The Ayapaneco language was at risk of dying out because its last two speakers wouldn't speak to each other.
  26. The airplane's pilot and copilot eat different meals just in case one causes food poisoning.
  27. There are beers made out of fossils.
  28. Phil Collins divorced his second wife by fax.
  29. Boys are nearly five times more likely
    than girls to have autism.
  30. The lion from MGM is called
    "Leo the Lion".
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