Charles Guiteau chose an ivory handled revolver to shoot President Garfield because he wanted it to look nice when it was put on display in a museum after he used it.
The city of Kennesaw, Georgia has a law that all families must own a gun.
2,500 people firing two AK-47s each would be able to stop a runaway locomotive within the space of 30 meters.
People with active hunting licenses in the US outnumber the active military of China by more than 6 to 1.
The Nazis planned to build a 1,500 ton super tank with a crew of over 100 men.
There is a flashlight that is designed to make the person looking into it vomit.
in 1962, American scientists detonated an H-bomb in space. The explosion was 250 miles (400 kilometers) up – 100 km is considered the edge of space. The blast and EM radiation on the atmosphere created a spectacular aurora.
The EM radiation also caused streetlights in Hawaii to burn out, electronic equipment to fuse or burn out. The blast also disabled several low orbit satellites. There was no fireball because there wasn’t any oxygen, but the blast was captured in now unclassified film footage.
The Soviet Tsar Bomba was so powerful it shattered windows 900 km away.
A gun can fire in space because gunpowder contains its own oxidizer.