1. The weeks before Christmas is the most popular time for couples to break up, according to data analyzed from Facebook.
  2. Dyeing pets to look like other wild animals is a trend in China.
  3. A Polish Man
    shot in the head
    went 5 years
    without noticing it.
  4. Starting Jan 1, 2014, traditional 40 and 60 watt incandescent light bulbs will no longer be available in the U.S.
  5. Most scholars say Jesus never viewed himself as creating a new religion per se, just reforming Judaism.
  6. In Catalonia (Spain), a smiley-faced piece of wood called "Shitting Log" poops out the presents in Christmas.
  7. A natural gas vent in Iraq known as "The Eternal Fire" has been burning continuously for over 4,000 years.
  8. The World's smallest poisonous frog is less than a centimeter long and its skin is 200 times more toxic than morphine.
  9. 70% of Iran's
    science and engineering
    students are
  10. Humans and dogs are the only two species known to seek visual clues from another's eyes. And dogs only do it with humans.
  11. There are species of ants that enslave other ants.
  12. Cats are revered animals in Islam because Prophet Muhammad loved them.
  13. The Church of Scientology runs a child labor camp in Australia.
  14. Half of all women who die from homicide are killed by their current or former husbands or partners.
  15. Heavily hunted animals live in Chernobyl, because it is safer where there are no humans.
  16. A "Panther" isn't a real animal. It's actually a term used to describe black cougars, jaguars and leopards.
  17. Every Dog's mitochondrial DNA is 99.9% the same as a gray wolf.
  18. Having a single Bank Account, instead of many, helps you spend less.
  19. Wealthy Russians hire fake ambulances to beat Moscow's traffic.
  20. Small traces of gold have been found in the leaves of Eucalyptus trees.
  21. Marilyn Monroe was Jewish: she converted for her husband Arthur Miller.
  22. Sea otters lick and fluff their newborn for hours, causing their pup's fur to retain enough air to act as a floatation device.
  23. The poorest place in the U.S. is Allen, South Dakota, where 96% are Native American.
  24. Dogs have 13 blood types, horses have 8, cows have 9 while Humans only have 4.
  25. Schwarzenegger was paid approximately US$21,429 for every word he said in Terminator 2.
  26. There is an optical illusion, called "hollow mask", that can detect schizophrenia.
  27. In 1977, we received a signal from deep space that lasted 72 seconds. We still don't know how or where it came from.
  28. Breastfeeding a baby may reduce by 22% a woman's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a study says.
  29. The deepest living animal ever found is a "devil worm" living 2.2. miles (3.6 kilometers) below.
  30. Half of all chicken
    sold in US stores
    is laced with
    antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
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