The average Italian consumes 26 gallons of wine a year.
A Cornish game hen is really a young chicken, usually 5 to 6 weeks of age, that weighs no more than 2 pounds.
Invertebrate life began on earth about 600 million years ago.
Large kangaroos can cover more than 30 feet with each jump!
A thick glass is more likely to crack if hot water is poured onto it than a thin one.
Edinburgh is built on an extinct volcano.
In Raiders of the Lost Ark there is a wall carving of R2-D2 and C-3P0 behind the ark.
Arizona was the last of the 48 adjoining continental states to enter the Union.
An albatross can sleep while it flies!
The 1st kiss in a movie was between May Irwin and John Rice in "The Widow Jones," in 1896.