One 75-watt bulb gives more light than three 25-watt bulbs.

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The poison-arrow frog has enough poison to kill about 2,200 people!

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By partially filling saucers with vinegar and distributing the saucers around a room, you can eliminate odors.

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The Nike “swoosh” logo was designed by University of Oregon student Carolyn Davidson in 1964, four years after business undergraduate Phil Knight and track coach Bill Bowerman founded the company they originally called Blue Ribbon Sports. Ms. Davidson was paid $35 dollars for her design.

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Only 1% of bacteria cause disease.

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There are 1,600 known species of starfishes in the world.

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Ten percent of frequent fliers say they never check their luggage when flying.

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Urine was once used as a detergent for washing.

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On average, half of all false teeth have some form of radioactivity.

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Of the six men who made up the Three Stooges, three of them were real brothers (Moe, Curly and Shemp.)

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In medieval England beer often was served with breakfast.

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People are marrying younger today than they did before the turn of the century. In the United States, in 1890, the average age of men at their first marriage was twenty-six years, compared with twenty-three today. For women, the corresponding figures are twenty-two then and just under twenty-one now.

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For people that are lactose intolerant, chocolate aids in helping milk digest easier.

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Chances that a burglary in the US will be solved: 1 in 7.

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Babe Ruth wore No. 3 because he batted third.

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