A large flawless emerald is worth more than a similarly large flawless diamond.
Cher’s last name was “Sarkissian.” She changed it because no one could pronounce it.
Mexican free-tailed bats sometimes fly up to two miles high to feed or to catch tail-winds that carry them over long distances at speeds of more than 60 miles per hour.
A man will ejaculate approximately 18 quarts of semen in his lifetime.
It is estimated that millions of trees are planted by forgetful squirrels.
In “Silence of the Lambs”, Hannibal Lector (Anthony Hopkins) never blinks.
In Kentucky, it is illegal to carry ice-cream in your back pocket.
A cat uses its whiskers to determine if a space is too small to squeeze through.
A cesium atom in an atomic clock beats 9,192,631,770 times a second.
A group of crows is called a murder.
At latitude 60 degrees south you can sail all the way around the world.
The zorilla is the smelliest animal on the planet. It’s anal glands can be smelled from half a mile away.
The first bomb the Allies dropped on Berlin in WWII killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
A dragonfly has a lifespan of 24 hours.
99% of the solar system mass is concentrated in the sun.
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