Random Facts

  • The word 'queue' is the only word in the English language that is still pronounced the same way when the last four letters are removed.
    Word and Language Facts
  • All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
    Misc Facts
  • Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.
    Human Facts
  • Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time.
    Entertainment Facts
  • The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
    Misc Facts
  • Right-handed people live, on average; nine years longer than left handed people.
    Human Facts
  • Cost of raising a medium-sized dog to the age of 11: £4000
    Misc Facts
  • A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
    Animal Facts