According to Playboy Magazine, 99% of all cat and dog owners talk to their pets.
Wal-Mart Stores bought $18 billion of goods from China in 2004 making it China's eighth-largest trading partner (ahead of Australia, Canada and Russia).
An average human scalp has 100,000 hairs.
The catfish has over 27,000 taste buds, that makes the catfish rank #1 for an animal having the most taste buds.
Eighty-five percent of all the plants and animals live in the sea.
Houdini was the first man to fly a plane solo in Australia.
In ten minutes, a hurricane releases more energy than all the world's nuclear weapons combined!
The greatest tide change on earth occurs in the Bay of Fundy. The difference between low tide and high tide can be as great as 16.6 meters (54 ft.)
Starbucks, the biggest coffee chain in the world was founded in Seattle.
There are more psycho-analysts per capita in Buenos Aires than any other place in the world.