Epic medival battle
o Angel Falls in Venezuela is the world's highest
waterfall, at 979 meters. This waterfall is sixteen times the
height of Niagara Falls.
o A Russian man who wore a beard during the time of
Peter the Great had to pay a special tax.
o Every three seconds a baby is born somewhere in
o Hockey pucks were originally made from frozen cow
o The largest number of children born to one woman,
who was a Russian peasant, is 69.
o Every day, over five billion gallons of water are
flushed down toilets in the United States.
o Every day, the Hubble telescope transmits enough
data to fit 10,000 standard computer disks.
o A one kilogram packet of sugar will have about 5
million grains of sugar.
o In 1819, the USA purchased Florida from Spain for
the cancellation of a $5 million debt.
o The three wealthiest families in the world have more
assets than the combined wealth of the forty-eight poorest
o The Population of the world can live within the state
boundaries of Texas.
o 9 out of 10 people believe Thomas Edison invented
the light bulb. This isn’t true; Joseph Swan did.
o In Afghanistan, only 25% of the total population has
access to clean water.
o Before air conditioning was invented, white cotton
slipcovers were put on furniture to keep the air cool.
o A piece of French toast that was partially eaten by
Justin Timberlake sold on eBay.
o Every single hamster in the United States today
comes from a single litter captured in Syria in 1930.
o The oldest documented footwear found was an 8,000
year-old sandal found in a cave located in Missouri, USA.
o Over 170,000 Indians from 210 tribes live in the
Brazilian Amazon Rainforest.
o Thirteen percent of the human population resides in