Cats have such efficient kidneys that they can safely drink sea water.
In 1777, Morocco became the first sovereign nation to recognize the newly formed United States of America.
The biohazard symbol, three pairs of curved prongs layered over a circle, is a fairly recent creation; the symbol was designed by Charles Baldwin, a Dow Chemical Engineer, in 1966.
For decades, Walt Disney gave his housekeeper (Thelma Pearl Howard) Disney stock at the holidays; she held onto the stocks and became a multi-millionaire as a result.
Just as we rotate around the Sun, the Sun rotates around the core of the Milky Way; moving at an average speed of 143 miles per second, it takes 225 to 250 million terrestrial years to complete one rotation around the galaxy’s core.
Ninety percent of all the pumpkins grown in the United States are grown within a ninety mile radius of Peoria, Illinois.