1. A Mexican couple, Octavio Guillen and Adriana Martinez, was engaged for 67 years.
  2. Japan's Parasitological Museum is the world's only museum fully dedicated to parasites, hosting a collection of over 45,000 items.
  3. The Durian fruit, known as the world's smelliest fruit, is so stinky that in parts of Asia is not allowed to be taken on buses or into hotels.
  4. There are so many trees in London, it can be classified as a forest, according to a UN definition.
  5. There are now more millionaires in the United States than ever before.
  6. British researchers have found that taking a hot bath can actually burn as many calories as a 30-minute walk.
  7. "Frustration attraction" means that the individual who was dumped will love and lust for the person who dumped them even more.
  8. South Koreans are required by law to use Internet Explorer for online shopping and banking.
  9. The population of Kabul, Afghanistan grew from 500,000 in 2001 to about 4 million in 2015 after the elimination of the Taliban regime.
  10. There is a store in Alabama where you can buy items found in unclaimed airport baggages.
  11. George Clooney once was asked if he would ever play a gay role, his response was "I already did — as Batman"
  12. Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich was so obsessive that he regularly sent cards to himself to test how well the postal service was working.
  13. A woman's brain shrinks during pregnancy.
  14. The CIA is supposed to release the JFK assassination records to the public no later than October 26, 2017.
  15. In Lithuania you have to be 18 years old to purchase beverages with more than 150 ml of caffeine per liter.
  16. Napoleon Dynamite had a budget of only $400,000 and Jon Heder was paid only $1,000 for his role as Napoleon.
  17. The term "Abracadabra" may have its origin in the Aramaic phrase meaning "I create as I speak."
  18. 3 in 10 Americans believe that a 'secretive power elite' is conspiring to rule the world through an authoritarian government.
  19. The drugs used for a lethal injection in Texas cost $83.
  20. A cheetah can go from 0 to 40 mph in three strides.
  21. Fearing a German invasion, in 1940 Alan Turing converted his assets into silver ingots and buried them in Buckinghamshire. He spent the rest of his life failing to find them.
  22. When Pope John Paul II visited California, the Hollywood sign was changed to read "Holywood."
  23. Iceland has Europe's largest banana plantation.
  24. In 1984, a cult sprayed salmonella on doorknobs and food in a town in Oregon to poison people so they would be too sick to vote and the cult could take over the town. It was the largest biological attack in U.S. history.
  25. 27-year-old Cassie DePecol visited all 196 countries in 18.5 months. She broke two world records in the process.
  26. Skulls are like fingerprints. Frontal sinus print is found to be unique to a particular individual.
  27. "El Gordo" is the biggest galaxy cluster ever seen in the early universe.
  28. 64% of Americans allegedly prefer their cats' company to their significant others, a survey found.
  29. Dolphins intentionally chew on toxic pufferfish to get high.
  30. A former Macy's salesperson became Queen of Romania in 1948.
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