Flying from London to New York by Concord, due to the time zones crossed, you can arrive 2 hours before you leave.
Over 2,500 left handed people a year are killed from using products made for right handed people.
40% of prescripition drugs dispensed in the U.S. have active ingredients derived from plants, animals or microorganisms, many of them from forests.
The first known contraceptive was crocodile dung used by ancient Egyptians in 2000 BC.
54% of Americans fold toilet paper neatly. 35% wad it. What about the other 11%?
Talc is the softest known substance.
A camel has a straight spine, despite its hump!
West Virginia consists of those counties of Virginia which refused to secede from the Union at the start of the Civil War. Maine used to be part of Massachusetts. The original colonies made all kinds of land claims for the frontier west of them.
Mount St. Helens dropped 1,313 feet in 1980.
The planet Venus does not tilt as it goes around the Sun, so consequently, it has no seasons.