Although modern images of India often show poverty and lack of development, India was the richest country on earth until the time of British invasion in the early 17th Century.
The U.S. Post Office handles 43 percent of the world’s mail.
A lightning bolt generates temperatures five times hotter than those found on the sun’s surface.
There is actually no danger in swimming right after you eat, though it may feel uncomfortable.
In the Scottish Hebrides, an island is defined as being an island only if it is big enough to sustain 1 sheep.
In the Arctic, the sun sometimes appears to be square.
Non-dairy creamer is flammable.
Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.
Camel’s have three eyelids.
The average person laughs 10 times a day!
Butterflies range in size from a tiny 1/8 inch to a huge almost 12 inches.
There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.
Antarctica is the only continent that does not have land areas below sea level.
The city of Venice stands on about 120 small islands.
Claustrophobia is the fear of small spaces.
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