It is estimated that there is in excess of 3,000,000,000 bibles been sold throughout the world.
The average raindrop falls at 7 miles per hour.
Our nerves system transmits messages at up to 300 ft. per second.
Eating a banana at night can help in falling asleep
It is illegal in Reno, Nevada to conceal a spray-painted shopping cart in your basement.
The Eiffel Tower weight is approximately 9441 tons
In 1890, there was no sunshine for the whole month of December in Westminster in London.
The height of a bowling pin is equal to its circumference.
More than 6,000 people with pillow-related injuries check into U.S. emergency rooms every year.
Scientists have figured out that the speed of nerve impulses in the brain is 404 feet per second. If an idea is complex enough to take 100 nerve messages from one side of the brain to the other, the thought could be completed in less than a tenth of a second.
The great Gothic cathedral of Milan was started in 1386, and wasn't completed until 1805.
Airbags are deployed at a rate of two-hundred miles per hour.
Ringo Starr appeared in a Japanese advertisement for apple sauce. Ironically his name means apple sauce in Japanese
Children laugh about 400 times a day, while adults laugh on average only 15 times a day
On September 7, 1997, the first flight of the F-22a occurred.
The average human body contains enough iron to make a 3 inch nail,sulfur to kill all fleas on an average dog, carbon to make 900 pencils, potassium to fire a toy cannon, fat to make 7 bars of soap, phosphorous to make 2,200 match heads, and water to fill a ten-gallon tank.
In 75% of American households, women manage the money and pay the bills
The closest star to the sun, Alpha Centauri, is never visible in the sky north of about 30 degrees Northern Lattitude.
The names of all the continents end with the same letter that they start with (not counting the words "North" and "South").
In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital suspended workers for betting on when patients would die
Intel is a shortened name for Integrated Electronics. The company's founders wanted to use the full name when they went into business in 1968, but it was already in use.
Nova Scotia is Latin for 'New Scotland.'
The longest word in the English language with no vowels is Rhythms.
Roger Bannister of Great Britain was the first man to run a mile in under four minutes. On May 6, 1954, he ran the mile in 3 minutes 59.4 seconds.
In 1989, twenty-three people were hired in Jacksonville Florida just to flush toilets so the pipes would not freeze
The most popular meal ordered at restaurants in the U.S. is fried chicken
On July 28th, 1945, a US Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of New York's Empire State Building, killing 14 people.
The correct response to the Irish greeting, Top of the morning to you, is and the rest of the day to yourself.
In 1995, KFC sold 11 pieces of chicken for every man, woman and child in the US.
Annually, an Australian eats 15 kg of bananas, which comes out to 27 meters of bananas
Because of Davy Jones's popularity as a member of The Monkees, another young singer in London, also named David Jones, was forced to change his name to David Bowie.
Pope John XXIII served as a sergeant in the Italian army during World War I.
The number of births in India each year is greater than the entire population of Australia.
More twins are born in the Western world than in the Eastern world
Buttermilk does not contain any butter, but is a cultured milk product which is usually made from fat free milk
It takes 72 minutes for the restaurant at the top of the CN Tower to make one revolution
The kangaroo rat can cover ground at a rate of 17 feet per second. It can leap as much as 18 inches straight up and can switch directions at the peak of its jump.
TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
Cheerios cereal was originally called Cheerioats.
The longest word in the English language is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses.
In ancient Egypt, doctors used jolts from the electric catfish to reduce the pain of arthritis
Pretzels were originally invented for Christian Lent.
Sharks have survived on earth for about 400 million years
Mount Everest moves approximately 2.4 inches (10 cm) in a Northeasterly direction every year.
The state sport of Maryland is Jousting.
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