A new book is published every 13 minutes in America.
Burt Reynolds is a Cherokee Indian.
Your brain is more active and thinks more at night than during the day.
A bee could travel 4 million miles (6.5 million km) at 7 mph (11km/h) on the energy it would obtain from 1 gallon (3.785 liters) of nectar.
Guam has seven public elementary schools.
The world's windiest place is Commonwealth Bay, Antartica with winds regularly exceeding 150 miles per hour.
Super Glue was invented by accident. The researcher was trying to make optical coating materials, and would test their properties by putting them between two prisms and shining light through them. When he tried the cyano-acrylate, he couldn't get the prisms apart.
As of 2006, for every 10 successful attempts to climb Mount Everest there is one fatality.
Friends star Luke Perry was originally Coy Luther Perry but changed to Luke after the character in his favourite movie, Cool Hand Luke.
The native way to say I love you in Japanese is Kimi o ai shiteru.