Peavey Electronics in Meridian is the world's largest manufacturer of musical amplification equipment.
The volume of water in the Amazon river is greater than the next eight largest rivers in the world combined.
Lobsters have blue blood.
According to an old English system of time units, a moment is one and a half minutes.
Zanzibar is known as "Spice Island."
A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside.
A kind of jellyfish (Turritopsis nutricula) upon reaching adulthood can transform itself back to childhood by converting its cells. It may repeat this to live forever.
3000 of every 3001 calico kittens are female.
If you take one pound of cob webs and spread them out in one straight line, it will go around the earth 2 times.
Mars is red because its soil is very rusty (iron oxide.)