Identical twins’ genes are not identical. Twins may appear to be cut from the same cloth, but their genes reveal a different pattern.
Looking at the Sun can trigger a sneeze. For some people, bright lights mean big sneezes.
Coal ash is more radioactive than nuclear waste.
The largest supply of alcohol in the universe is in deep space. Astronomers have spotted an alcohol cloud in the Milky Way that measures 288 billion miles across.
Sumo wrestlers skip breakfast, then nap after lunch to gain and sustain their weight.
Morphine was named after Morpheus, the Greek god of dreams.
In the summer of 1967, Jimi Hendrix played seven gigs as the opening act for The Monkees.
Christopher Columbus believed until he died that he’d landed in Asia instead of in the “new world”.
The tongue of a blue whale weighs about as much as a full-grown elephant or a 2005 Hummer H2 SUV.
Jellyfish are 95% water.
About 55% of all movies are rated R.
The average raindrop falls at 7 miles per hour.