Bacteria accounts for ten percent of a human being’s dry body weight.
Although a Socialist, the current President of France (which describes its form of government as an “indivisible, secular, democratic, and social Republic”) Francois Hollande also happens to be a monarch, serving as the co-Prince of Andorra due to a medieval law still in place.
The Buffalo has injured three times the amount of people as compared to bears in Yellowstone National Park over a 20 year period.
Abraham Lincoln turned down an offer of war elephants from the King of Siam.
80% of the world suppy of painkiller pills are consumed in The USA.
While journeying through Montana, Teddy Roosevelt knocked out a guy with two loaded guns in a barfight who had called Teddy “four eyes”.
The cigarette diet was a 1920s fad diet that some in the medical community espoused as a way to lose weight.
In the 1920s flappers would intentionally ingest tape worm eggs as a way to diet as the slender figure was all the rage.
There is a species of jellyfish that is biologically immortal.
1/3 of all children, half of all adults, and 2/3 of all senior citizens have arachnids living on their face; a tiny eight-legged species live, mate, lay eggs, and decompose in or near human hair follicles eating our skin cells and body oils.