1. Western Union didn't stop sending telegrams until 2006.
  2. Dolphins go on killing sprees when they're sexually frustrated.
  3. A traditional beer tap will not work on an airplane as it will only dispense a huge amount of foam.
  4. More than half of the Earth's surface is not subject to any nation's laws.
  5. Iceland has more volcanoes than professional soccer players.
  6. The average Australian cat eats more fish per year than the average Australian.
  7. In 2015, President Obama made it legal for Americans to own asteroids.
  8. Cuttlefish have 3 hearts.
  9. A book credited to George H. W. Bush's dog spent 23 weeks on the U.S. bestseller list.
  10. Abraham Lincoln only had a beard for the last 5 years of his life.
  11. Adolf Hitler was the first European leader to ban human zoos.
  12. Researchers tried 2000 times to ignite gasoline with a cigarette and failed.
  13. Jesus never talks about homosexuality in the Bible.
  14. The Queen of England is related to Vlad the Impaler.
  15. October 1st was the 274th day of the year and Las Vegas massacre was the 273rd mass shooting of 2017.
  16. The German Parliament building has a glass dome above it that people can climb using a spiral ramp. The dome symbolizes that the people are above the government, and the government should be transparent.
  17. In early 2017, a Romanian government's decree decriminalised corruption offences in which the sums involved were less than 200,000 lei (about £38,000). Half a million people protested until it was repealed.
  18. The Kiwi fruit used to be called ‘melonettes'.
  19. Playboy had a transgendered model pictorial in 1991.
  20. It's more stressful to be a waiter than a neurosurgeon, a study found.
  21. In order to eliminate gender bias, many orchestras use blind auditions in which the candidates play their instrument behind a screen.
  22. 1 in 6 U.S. men
    have experienced an
    abusive sexual relationship
    before the age of 18.
  23. The name Donald comes from the proto-celtic "Dumno-ualos" which means "ruler of the world".
  24. Moriusaq, Greenland had a population of 3 in 2009. A case of self-defense dropped the population to 2.
  25. Airbags inflate in just 30 milliseconds.
  26. The surface of the Moon covers less than the area as Asia.
  27. In 2015, an abandoned airport in Spain, that cost €1 billion to build, received just one bid for €10,000 after going up for auction.
  28. Regular mammograms actually increase the risk of dying of breast cancer.
  29. Arsenalna station, in Kiev, is the deepest metro station in the world is 105.5 metres (346 ft) below street level.
  30. Tanning beds are banned in Australia.
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