A typical American eats 28 pigs in his/her lifetime.
Alfred Hitchcock did not have a belly button. It was eliminated when he was sewn up after surgery.
If you attempted to count to stars in our galaxy at a rate of one every second it would take around 3,000 years to count them all.
A DVD has a about 100 year life span.
Rats can't vomit, that's why rat poison works.
During World War II, the British Intelligence used the Colossus Machines (precursor to computers) at Bletchley Park to help decode the enigma code of the Nazis.
Some birds have been know to put ants into their feathers because the ants squirt formic acid, which kills parasites.
The Great Comet in 1843 had a tail that was over 300 kilometres long.
The longest hole on a golf course is the sixth hole at the Koolan Island Course in Australia. The hole measures 860 yards.
Catgut comes from sheep not cats.