Random Facts

  • There are only four words in the English language which end in 'dous': tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
    Word and Language Facts
  • A shark can detect one part of blood in 100 million parts of water.
    Animal Facts
  • A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.
    Misc Facts
  • The 'pound' key on your keyboard (#) is called an octotroph.
    Science and Technology Facts
  • The airplane Buddy Holly died in was the 'American Pie.' (Thus the name of the Don McLean song.)
    Entertainment Facts
  • If you farted consistently for 6 years and 9 months, enough gas is produced to create the energy of an atomic bomb.
    Human Facts
  • Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a 'Friday the 13th.'
    Misc Facts
  • Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
    Human Facts