The "Great Tornado" of 1925 still holds the record. It's estimated that the tornado stayed on the ground for 219 miles and over 2 1/2 hours, affecting 3 different states and leaving ruin in the aftermath.
Horses can't vomit and pigs can't look up in the sky.
The national anthem of Greece has 158 verses. (Whew! I'm glad I don't have to sing that at every ball game!)
The state with the longest coastline in the U.S. is Michigan. (I didn't believe it either.)
A large swarm of locusts can eat 80,000 tons of corn per day.
If the sun stopped shining suddenly, it would take eight minutes for people on earth to be aware of it.
The setting sun is redder than the rising sun because the air at the end of the day is generally dustier than it is in the beginning of the day.
Fluorescent lights are much cooler than incandescent bulbs. Consider using those in the hot summer months.
Use Listerine as a spray to ward off mosquitoes by putting some in a spray bottle and spraying it on your deck, seating, etc.