The onion is named after a Latin word meaning large pearl.
The Horse on the Wyoming license plate has a name, "Old Steamboat". It is named after a bronc that could not be ridden back in the oughts or the teens.
Originally, Du Pont, Inc. was a tiny gun powder mill in New Jersey.
More steel in the US is used to make bottle caps than to manufacture automobile bodies.
Jaw muscles can provide about 200 pounds of force to bring the back teeth together for chewing.
35 meters of hair fiber is produced every day on the average adult scalp.
The most debated disaster, which occurred in Podkamenaya, Tunguska River in Russia on June 30th 1908 in the 20th century, presumably an explosion of a comet entering atmosphere, however kept sometimes as explosion of an UFO.
A grizzly bear can run up to about forty miles per hour.
The native way to say I love you in Pilipino is Mahal Kita/Iniibig Kita.
Italian producer Carlo Ponti meet Sophia Loren when he was a judge in a beauty contest. Loren was only 15 years old. She starred in one of his films five years later and they married in 1957 when Sophia was 23.