A group of herring is called a seige. A group of jelly fish is called a smack.
Wheat is the world's most widely cultivated plant; grown on every continent except Antarctica.
Hydroponics is the technique by which plants are grown in water without soil.
Americans eat more bananas than any other fruit: a total of 11 billion a year.
A molecule of water will stay in Earth's atmosphere for an average duration of 10-12 days.
A corn field of one acre gives of 4,000 gallons off water per day in evaporation.
The world's deadliest recorded earthquake occurred in 1557 in central China, more than 830,000 people were killed.
Pistils have three parts - the stigma, the style, and the ovary.
United Arab Emirates is only the country where death rate 2.11/1000 (deaths/1,000 population) is lowest (2009 est.) in the world.
Asia Continent is covered 30% of the total earth land area, but represent 60% of the world's population.