1. The idea of creating Netflix came after his creator got a late fee of about US$40 for Apollo 13.
  2. There can be yellow, pink, purple, black and even white tomatoes.
  3. 24 rabbits that were introduced to Australia in 1859 had multiplied in number to over 2 million in ten years.
  4. One of the smallest dinosaurs discovered had the size of a chicken and ate insects.
  5. One of Thomas Jefferson's inventions is a macaroni machine.
  6. The highest race horse speed ever recorded was 43.97 mph (70.76 km/h).
  7. In Victoria, Australia, only a licensed electrician is allowed to change a light bulb.
  8. The longest kiss ever recorded lasted 58 hours, 35 minutes and 58 seconds.
  9. Glaciers store 75% of the world's fresh water.
  10. Marie Curie's papers, furniture, and even cookbooks are still radioactive.
  11. In Milan, Italy, it's a legal requirement to smile at all times, except during funerals or hospital visits.
  12. 70%
    of the oxygen we breathe are produced by the oceans.
  13. Sleeping through the winter is called Hibernation
    and sleeping through the summer is called Estivation.
  14. 20%
    of British teenagers believe Sir Winston Churchill was a fictional character.
  15. There's a McDonald's with turquoise arches in Sedona, Arizona.
  16. Fat Man
    was the codename for the atomic bomb that was detonated over Nagasaki.
  17. La Tomatina is an annual festival held in Spain where people throw thousands of tomatoes at each other.
  18. You weight less at the top of a mountain
    than at sea level.
  19. 1.3 million Earths could fit inside the sun, an average-sized star.
  20. South Africa is called the "Rainbow Nation" because it has 11 official languages.
  21. The bicycle's original name is
  22. During the Christmas season, almost 28 LEGO sets are sold every second.
  23. Alexander the Great, Napoleon, Mussolini and Hitler, all suffered from ailurophobia, the fear of cats.
  24. Ancient Egypt King Tutankhamun died at the age of 18.
  25. In France, it's illegal to name a pig "Napoleon".
  26. The first maximum speed limit in the UK was 10 mph.
  27. A tiger's roar can be heard as far as 1.8 miles (3 km) away.
  28. "Sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia"
    is the scientific term for brain freeze.
  29. 40%
    of twins invent their own language.
  30. Calvin Klein's "Obsession for Men" is spread in camera traps because it attracts wild cats and other animals.
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