The Nike "Swoosh" logo was designed by a student from the
University of Oregon in 1964. She was paid $35.
On a bingo card of 90 numbers, there are approximately 44
million ways to make B-I-N-G-O.
India is the world's largest producer of bananas.
More money is spent on gardening than any other hobby.
The word education is based on the Latin word "educo",
which means to draw out.
A group of rhinos is called a crash, a group of frogs is an
army and a group of kangaroos is called a mob.
To the original members of the Continental Congress, red
stood for hardiness and courage, white for purity and
innocence and blue for vigilance and justice.
The fork did not appear until the 16th century.
The longest recorded Monopoly game was 1,680 hours long -
more than 70 days!
27% of all web transactions are abandoned at the payment
The average lead pencil can draw a line 35 miles long or write
approximately 50,000 English words.
A person sneezing was the first thing Thomas Edison filmed
with his movie camera.
In Russia, carnations or roses is a prerequisite for a first date
and must be given in odd numbers, as flowers given in even
numbers are reserved for funerals.