Manatees possess vocal chords which give them the ability to speak like humans, but don't do so because they have no ears with which to hear the sound.
It is the female lion who does more than 90 percent of the hunting, while the male is afraid to risk his life, or simply prefers to rest.
The turkey was wrongly named after what was thought to be it's country of origin.
You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than a poisonous spider!
The city of Gillette has the largest High School in the state (Campbell County High School).
The crocodile is classified as an endangered species and there are only 400 to 500 remaining in Florida.
Sarah Bernhardt, regarded as France's greatest actress, was disabled by a knee injury. Though her leg was amputated in 1914, she continued starring on stage until just before her death in 1923.
The Cuban Olympic boxer Teofilo Stevenson is born on March 23rd 1952.
The energy of a discharge of an electric eel could start 50 cars.
5% of the world population lives in the US but 22% of the world's prisons population are held in the US.