Germans were called ‘Germans’ before Germany was called ‘Germany’.
In 1337 Islamic scholar Ibn Khaldun theorized that humans developed from monkeys.
The turkey vulture’s primary method of defense is to vomit on its assailant.
Coca-Cola invented Fanta as a way of getting around the trade embargo against Nazi Germany during WW2.
The longest word in German is 79 letters.
During World War I, German and Allied forces came out of their trenches, on XMas 1914, to sing carols, trade equipment and play games between their lines.
Some mutated apples are half red, half green.
Harrison Ford has an ant and spider species named after him.