90 percent of the pumpkins grown in the United States are raised within a 90-mile radius of Peoria, Illinois.
Olympic gold medals are 92.5% silver.
The largest per capita tea drinking nation is the Republic of Ireland, not Britain.
In 1991 a girl was found in Ukraine who had lived with and been raised by dogs for most of her life.
In 1859 a solar storm hit the earth (the largest in recorded history). It was caused by massive sunspots and solar flares. It was so intense that auroras were seen around the earth (even in the Caribbean) and the ones over the Rocky Mountains were so bright that gold miners thought it was morning. It knocked out the telegraph systems of Europe and North America.
Did you know that the extreme conditions on Neptune and Uranus could be conducive to the production of diamond rain?
One teaspoon of a Neutron Star contains the same mass, of 900 Giza Pyramids.
99% of Estonians have blue eyes.
Penguins sometimes get deranged and just march off solo away from their group into the wild unknown to die.