FACT OF THE DAY
April 12 2022
The leaves of the rhubarb plant are extremely poisonous.
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Wolves live and hunt in packs, learning to survive in the wild from an early age.
September 17 2022
Every minute 300 hours of video are uploaded on YouTube.
September 16 2022
Originally, the team from Oakland was named "Oakland Senors" - in honor of the first settlers. But after the local media mocked this name for several days, it was changed to the current "Oakland Raiders".
September 15 2022
There are over 200 dead bodies on top of Mount Everest. Because retrieving them is such a risk, they serve as markers for other hikers.
September 14 2022
Napoleon wasn't short. He was actually above the average Frenchman.
September 13 2022
People with darker skin do not get wrinkles as fast as those with lighter skin.
September 12 2022
Joe Gibbs is the only coach to win the super bowl with three different quarterbacks.
September 11 2022
Every day 2,7000 people die of heart disease in the USA.
September 10 2022
There;s a fungus that bleeds. The mushroom isn't poisonous but the taste has been described as a very bitter pepper.
September 9 2022
Humans are 50% heavier and four inches taller in the past 100 years than they have been throughout most of human history.
September 8 2022
Cryptophasia is a language phenomenon that only twins, identical or fraternal, can understand.
September 7 2022
In 1971, Evita Peron's body was exhumed and flown to Spain, where Argentina's Ex-President Juan Peron and his new wife kept the corpse in their dining room.
September 6 2022
When shooting "Into The Wild" the temperature outdoors was at freezing when Emile Hirsch performed the naked back float down the stream.
September 5 2022
Remove unpleasant odor in smelly shoes or gym bags by placing dry tea bags in them.
September 4 2022
Instead of going to dinner and movie, go to the movie first and then dinner. This way at dinner you have something to talk about.
September 3 2022
If you're on the Moon you'll be much lighter, so here's the place to go if you want to feel like you're weightless. You' weight about one sixth of your weight on Earth. Super skinny you'll be. That's why astronauts could leap and bound so high in the air.
September 2 2022
$134.81 billion of Google's annual revenue in 2019 came from ads.
September 1 2022
Rocky III was nominated for outstanding foreign language film at the Japanese Academy Awards.
August 31 2022
Sound travels 4 times faster in water than it does through air.
August 30 2022
New research suggest that 15-20 million people were murdered or imprisoned by the Nazis during the Holocaust, much more than previously believed.
August 29 2022