From the age of thirty, humans gradually begin to shrink in size.
The Mississippi Legislature passed one of the first laws in 1839 to protect the property rights of married women.
The heart of giraffe is two feet long, and can weigh as much as twenty four pounds.
Nepal's flag isn't rectangular. Or square. It's two triangles, sorta.
Pineapple is actually a giant berry.
Many physicists believe wormholes (a "shortcut" through space and time) exist all around us but they are smaller than atoms.
The official, neutral name of Switzerland, which has multiple official languages, is the latin "Confederation Helvetica", or the Helvetic Confederation, thus the "CH" on license plates, stickers and e-mail addresses.
An Astronaut can be up to 2 inches taller returning from space. The cartilage disks in the spine expand in the absence of gravity.
Resin Bowie, the inventor of the Bowie knife is buried at Pt. Gibson.
Most people take an average of seven minutes to fall asleep.