1. Many species of owls have special flight feathers adapted for silent flight.
  2. Starfish do not have blood. Their blood is actually filtered sea water.
  3. The word "Dinner" comes from the french word "Disner"
    that means "Breakfast".
  4. 2/3
    of the mass of the human body is oxygen.
  5. The word for Silver
    and Money
    are the same
    in 14 languages.
  6. The female firefly has short wings and often can't fly.
  7. Right-handed people tend to chew food on the right side while left-handed tend to chew on the left side.
  8. 11%
    of the Americans disapprove black-white marriages.
  9. From 1965 to 1991, it was forbidden to read Green Eggs and Ham in Maoist China because of its "portrayal of early Marxism”.
  10. Ben and Jerry's workers get three free pints of ice cream every day.
  11. The BBC's first foreign language broadcast was made in Arabic.
  12. There is a Poop Bank where you can get human feces by the bottle.
  13. The word "Yo" was first used
    in the 15th century.
  14. As many as 440,000 people die from preventable medical errors every year.
  15. A cow on a dairy farm drinks as much as 50 gallons of water daily.
  16. The tiger's stripes are not only found on their fur, but also on their skin.
  17. There are more cars than people in Los Angeles.
  18. The National High Five Day is celebrated each year on the third Thursday of April.
  19. The ceremonial name of Bangkok in Thai has 137 characters.
  20. Europe
    was named after
    a lover of Zeus
    from the Greek Mythology.
  21. A nautical mile is around 800 feet
    longer than a land mile.
  22. The first crossword in a British newspaper was published in 1924.
  23. Child mortality worldwide dropped 48% from 1990 to 2013.
  24. Dubai holds over 60 Guinness World Records, including the world's tallest building and even the world's longest bar.
  25. Romania recognizes witchcraft as a legal profession.
  26. More than 2,500 left-handed people are killed every year by using equipment meant for right-handed people.
  27. MTV's reality show Jersey Shore is called Macaroni Rascalls in Japan.
  28. You're more likely to
    become the president
    than you are to
    win the lottery.
  29. The orange color was named after the fruit.
  30. Memories take hold better during sleep.
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