Every year we produce more transistors than grains of rice.
Fort Lauderdale is known as the Venice of America because the city has 185 miles of local waterways.
The first All-Star baseball game was held in Chicago, 1905.
In 1954, Bob Hawke was immortalized by the Guinness Book of Records for chugging 2.5 pints of beer in 12 seconds.
Allman Brothers Band members Duane Allman and Berry Oakley were killed in separate motorcycle accidents within only three blocks and one year of each other.
More than 2500 left handed people are killed every year from using right handed products.
A Roman Legion was made up of 6,000 men.
Wesley Snipes installed public telephones while struggling to become an actor in New York.
Rome's emblem is the she-wolf suckling the two brothers Romulus and Remus.
An individual blood cell takes about 60 seconds to make a complete circuit of the body.