Most of Italy's industry is centered around the northern cities of Milan, Turin and Genoa .
Nurses and doctors wash their hands between patients less than one-third of the time.
The science-fiction series "Lost in Space" (set in the year 1997) premiered on CBS in 1965.
There are 206 bones in the adult human body and there are 300 in children (as they grow some of the bones fuse together).
The Queen's Christmas speech was first televised in 1957.
Michigan is a leading state in the ownership of recreational boats and in the sale of hunting and fishing licenses.
Alabama is the only state with all major natural resources needed to make iron and steel.
In the ancient Greek city-state of Sparta, if a man was not married by age 30, he would not be allowed to vote or watch athletic events involving nude young men.
The native way to say I love you in Bengali is Ami tomay bhalobashi.
Bacterias can be found inhabiting almost every environmental condition on earth. They are found in plants and animals, soil, water, air, rocks, permanently frozen ice of Antarctica and volcanic cracks miles under the surface of the ocean.