Iceland publishes four times as many books per capita as the United States.
Frightening fact: Phobatrivaphobia is a fear of trivia about phobias.
She said, he said? Before year 1000, the word “she” didn’t exist in the English language.
If a man with normal vision and a color-blind woman have children, the daughters will have normal vision and the sons will be color-blind.
All the better to see you with: Women have wider peripheral vision than men.
In the months before he died, Elvis Presley ate an average of about 65,000 calories each day. That’s the equivalent if the maximum recommended daily caloric intake of 26 adult men or 108 Big Macs.
Lazy and gross: Cockroaches spend 75% of their time resting.
Get out of the way! A typical American driver will honk the horn 15,250 times in their life.
The most flowers sold in one day in U.S. history was the day after Elvis Presley died in 1977.
Cost to decorate a Christmas tree with electric lights in 1899: $300.