In 1982, a high school student from Los Angeles, California unscrambled the Rubik's Cube in 22.95 seconds.
Pretzels were originally invented for Christian Lent.
The United kingdom eats more cans of baked beans than the rest of the world combined.
The lucky numbers of the dog is: 1, 4, 5, 9, 10, 14, 19, 28, 30, 41, 45 & 54
Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.
Richard Millhouse Nixon was the first US president whose name contains all the letters from the word criminal. The second was William Jefferson Clinton.
The original name for butterfly was flutterby.
When you blush, the lining of your stomach also turns red.
In 1972, a Swedish man balanced on one foot for over five hours, using nothing for support.
The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.