It often seems we have the world figured out and that Mother Nature doesn't have any more surprises up its sleeves for us. But then we come across that one weird fact that is just mind-blowing.
Saudi Arabia gets its camels imported from Australia.
Vesna Vulovic, a former Serbian flight attendant, survived a 33,330 ft fall without parachute.
Execution via guillotine was the standard method of execution in France until as late as 1977.
In 1919, a tank of molasses burst in Boston.The liquid rushed through the streets at a speed of 56 kilometers per hour and killed 21 people. Another 150 were injured.
Liquid Tungsten is so hot that if it were dropped into a lava flow, the tungsten would be frozen.
All the gold that has ever been mined on the Earth isn't enough to fill just four Olympic-sized swimming pools.
Actress Betty White is actually older than sliced bread.
German alchemist Henning Brand accidentally discovered White Phosphorus in 1669 by boiling urine so that he could turn it into gold.
Blucifer, the demonic blue horse sculpture outside the Denver airport took its creator's life when a part of it fell on him during its making in 2006.
A patient's 'non-functioning' kidneys aren't removed even if he is getting new ones as part of a transplant. It is perfectly normal for kidney patients to have four kidneys.
In Thailand, it's a crime to leave home without your underwear on.
World's largest video game company Nintendo was founded in 1889.
Samsung has a subsidiary named Samsung Techwin than makes weapons and artillery for the Republic of Korea Armed Forces.
The United States Armed Forces have laser beams that can shoot down airplanes.
In 1967, Australia lost its Prime Minister Harold Holt. They just lost him. He was never found again.