1. Sea shells were once commonly used in many parts of the world as money.
  2. The French guillotine was used for the
    last time in 1977.
  3. Israel spent a total of just
    US$1250 to lobby America in 2013
    while the United Arab Emirates spent US$14.2 million.
  4. The U.S. has no official language.
  5. In 2012, Humans generated over 49 million tons of electronic waste.
  6. The oldest person to bungee jump was
    96 years old.
  7. Delivery drivers of Domino's pizza
    travel the equivalent of
    41 trips to the moon
    each week in the U.S. alone.
  8. There are no Wal-Marts in New York City.
  9. When Stephen Hawking was 21 years old, doctors gave him a life expectancy of two years more.
  10. A soldier assigned to a commissioned officer as a personal servant is called a Batman.
  11. If all the blood vessels of the human body are laid end to end, they would round the world almost 2.5 times.
  12. In some countries, Sunday is the first day of the week
    while in others it's Monday.
  13. There is a Punctuation mark used to express irony.
  14. In Japan, there's a festival that is a celebration of the penis and fertility.
  15. President Harry Truman's
    middle name
    was just
    the letter "S."
  16. The first car accident occurred in 1891, in Ohio.
  17. Massachusetts is the state that has the most twin births in America.
  18. In 1859, a Scientific American article described chess as a time-waster which mislead and exhausted intellectual energies.
  19. The average volume of farts a person generates per day ranges around 476 to 1491ml.
  20. For many centuries, Chinese women endured a practice where their feet were systematically broken and shaped in such a way that they resembled hooves.
  21. A woodpecker can peck a tree 20 times per second.
  22. Spacesuits are white because it reflects sun's heat so that the astronaut doesn't get too warm.
  23. There's a lizard known as Jesus Christ Lizard due to its ability to run on the water.
  24. Cockroaches get lonely and even become ill if they are left alone for too long.
  25. M&Ms are the best space snacks according to astronauts
  26. The Flat Earth Society is an organization which supports the idea that the Earth is flat instead of an oblate spheroid.
  27. The Towel Day is celebrated every year on 25 May.
  28. Nearly all of the gold on Earth came from meteorites that bombarded the planet over 200 million years after it formed.
  29. Emerson Moser,
    a Crayola's crayon moulder,
    became color blind after
    there for 37 years.
  30. The country with the lowest average IQ is Equatorial Guinea, with an average of 59.
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