On August the 3rd 1954 1st VTOL (Vertical Take-off & Land) flown
Italy imports over 75% of its energy.
An ant can survive for up to two weeks underwater.
Only 5 percent of the ocean floor has been mapped in as much detail as the surface of Mars.
Every year in the US, 625 people are struck by lightning.
Your tongue has 3,000 taste buds.
Whales were once land mammals that moved to the sea and adapted to marine life.
The rat has been called the world's most destructive mammal - other than man.
75% of all raisins eaten by people in the U.S. are eaten at breakfast.
When the "lead flies" in the Chinese hip-hop turf wars, it's because the artists heaving toys at each other.