To avoid predators, a mother Slow Loris licks its offspring with poison before sending them off to search for food.
Ice-cream cones were first served in 1904 at the worlds fair in St. Louis, MO. US Patent # 3,477,070.
15 million blood cells are produced and destroyed in the human body every second.
Seventy percent of the dust in your home consists of shed human skin
The animal with the largest brain in relation to its body is the ant.
20/20 vision means the eye can see normally at 20 feet. 20/15 is better; the eye can see at 20 feet what another eye sees at 15 feet.
Desperate to increase veggie intake among children in Britain, researchers have developed chocolate-flavored carrots, pizza-flavored corn and baked-bean-flavored peas.
In the Andes, time is often measured by how long it takes to smoke a cigarette.
An estimated 6,000 American teenagers lose their virginity every day.
The Atlantic Ocean grows at about the same rate as your fingernails.