Michelangelo designed the uniforms worn by the Swiss guard at the Vatican.
No NFL team that plays its home games in a domed stadium ever won a Superbowluntil the St. Louis Rams in 2000.
The only nation whose name begins with an "A" but doesn't end in an "A" is Afghanistan.
Only 14% of the homes in the United States had a bathtub.
Former U.S. President Franklin Pierce was arrested during his term as President for running over an old lady with his horse, but the charges were later dropped.
The little bags of netting for gas lanterns (called 'mantles') are radioactive...so much so that they will set of an alarm at a nuclear reactor.
A 2 X 4 is really 1-1/2" by 3-1/2".
A scorpion could survive for three weeks if it was embedded in a block of ice.
About 90% of the worlds population kisses.
A Boeing 767 airliner is made of 3,100,000 separate parts.