A capon is a castrated rooster.
The Red Desert in south central Wyoming drains neither to the east nor to the west. The continental divide splits and goes around the desert on all sides leaving the basin without normal drainage.
It would take twenty new mid-size cars to generate the same amount of pollution that a mid-size 1960's car did.
The more panels a football has - and therefore the more seams - the easier it is to control in the air.
A poll of 3,000 Americans found that for 41 percent, the thing they're most afraid of is speaking before a group of people. 32 percent stated they were afraid of heights.
Alaskan brown bears, world's largest meat-eating animals that live on land, can weigh as much as 1,700 pounds (771 kilograms).
Just about 3 people are born every second, and about 1.3333 people die every second. The result is about a 2 and 2/3 net increase of people every second.
The people of Salt Lake City consume more Jell-O per capita than any other city in the United States.
In a typical restaurant, customers get 27 cents worth of food for each dollar they spend.
We now know that other planets have rings, but Saturn's are the only ones that are visible from Earth even with a small telescope.