FACT OF THE DAY
September 9 2021
Kotex was first manufactured as bandages, during WWI.
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Despite its name, the Killer Wale (Orca) is actually a type of dolphin.
September 20 2021
The most expensive keyword for Google AdWords is "insurance".
September 19 2021
Social media is pshychologically designed to be addictive.
September 18 2021
In preparation for his role on the movie "Drive", Ryan Gosling restored the 1973 Chevy Malibu that his character uses in the film.
September 17 2021
Earth is estimated to have formed around 4.5 billion years ago - almost one-third of the age of the universe - through accretion from the solar nebula.
September 16 2021
To our ancestors, sugar and fat were good things.
September 15 2021
Interbrand invented the term "Wi-FI" as a play on words of the term "Hi-Fi" or "High Fidelity". However, Wi-Fi doesn't actually stand for anything.
September 14 2021
Americans travel 1,144,721,000 miles by air every day.
September 13 2021
Texas is also the only state that is allowed to fly its state flag at the same height as the U.S. flag.
September 12 2021
Google has been acquiring on average more than one company per week.
September 11 2021
Princess Anne, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II, did not have to undergo gender verification at the 1976 Olympics due to royal courtesy.
September 10 2021
There are 50 per cent more males that are left handed than females.
September 9 2021
Humans and dolphins are the only species that have se* for pleasure.
September 8 2021
Stumped by a math problem? Get the PhotoMath app and scan the math problem with your phone and the app will solve it for you.
September 7 2021
The famous Hubble Space Telescope can never be used to investigate Mercury as the planet is so close to the sun that sun's light could destroy the telescopes mechanism.
September 6 2021
Nerve cells can travel as fast as 120 meters per second.
September 5 2021
When Justin Timberlake and Ryan Gosling were in the Mickey Mouse Club, Justin's mom was Ryan's legal guardian.
September 4 2021
The banner promote seven art museums, sponsored by AT&T, to the readers of HotWired.com
September 3 2021
Wilt Chamberlain didn't win MVP the year he scored 50.4 points and grabbed 22.9 rebounds per game. (Bill Russel did.)
September 2 2021
When first wearing the Spider-Man costume Andrew Garfield admitted to shedding tears.
September 1 2021