Beards are the fastest growing hairs on the human body. If the average man never trimmed his beard, it would grow to nearly 30 feet long in his lifetime.
Finland has about 190000 lakes.
Absolutely pure gold is so soft that it can be molded with the hands.
It is impossible to sneeze and keep one's eyes open at the same time.
Everyone is colourblind at birth.
Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846.
Eleven top executives of the Direct Marketing Association (the telemarketers' group that is trying to kill the federal "Do Not Call" list) have registered for the list themselves.
On August 3rd 1989 Rickey Henderson sets AL mark of 50 steals in 9 seasons.
The first e-mail program was created in 1972 by Ray Tomlinson of Bolt Beranek and Newman (BBN).
Barack Obama is the first african-american to become president.