An average American will spend an average of 6 months during his lifetime waiting at red lights.
Nylon is made from coal and petroleum.
All babies are color blind when they are born.
New York's Central Park is nearly twice the size of the entire country of Monaco.
There is a 1 in 4 chance that New York will have a white Christmas.
Here is the literal translation of one of the standard traffic signs in China. It reads: "Give large space to the festive dog that makes sport in the roadway".
The North Carolina Museum of Art, in Raleigh, is the nation's only art museum whose collection was founded with state funds.
The native way to say I love you in Yugoslavian is Ja te volim.
The native way to say I love you in Mandarin is Wo ai ni.
Eels have two hearts.