Lachanophobia is fear of veggies.
The Empire State Building has been struck by lightning a dozen time in a single storm.
There is an ATM at McMurdo Station in Antarctica, which has a winter population of 200.
Almonds are members of the peach family.
The shortest war in history was between Zanzibar and England in 1896. Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.
A dragonfly has a lifespan of 24 hours.
The Wind River actually changes its name in the middle of the stream becoming the Big Horn River at a site at the north end of the Wind River Canyon, where each year the Native Americans hold a ceremony depicting the "Wedding of the Waters".
Porsche owners are more likely to cheat on their partners than any other car owner.
In 1976 an LA secretary named Jannene Swift officially married a 50 pound rock in a ceremony witnessed by more than 20 people.
Swimming pools in Phoenix, Arizona, pick up 20 pounds of dust a year.