A giraffe's blood pressure is at least twice that of a healthy man.
On an average work day, a typist's fingers travel 12.6 miles.
Annual location shoots on the streets of New York number 40,000 u2013 including commercials, feature films, television shows and series, music videos and documentaries.
The scorpion fish can merge the shape of its head with the surrounding rocks.
Hurricane Beulah moved into South Texas, and torrential rains from the hurricane turned the rich agricultural areas of South Texas into a large lake. Beulah also spawned a record 115 tornadoes.
The first dollar coin in the US was the silver dollar in 1794.
Laughing lowers levels of stress hormones and strengthens the immune system.
Damascus, Syria, was flourishing a couple of thousand years before Rome was founded in 753 BC, making it the oldest continuously inhabited city in existence.
A "clue" originally meant a ball of thread. Hence, one "unravels" the clues of a mystery.
The best diamonds are colored blue-white.