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A baseball has exactly 108 stitches.

Cockroaches can run up to three miles per hour.

"Hussy" originally meant "housekeeper."

The bar symbol used on slot machines is derived from a Bell Fruit Gum logo.

"Peladophobia" is the fear of becoming bald.

The average human will shed 40 pounds of skin in a lifetime.

About 26 percent of the land in Melbourne, Australia is reserved for parks.

Earth is the densest planet in our solar system.

The name Jeep came from the military abbreviation GP, short for the army's General Purpose Vehicle.

Thirty-eight percent of doctors in America are Indian.

A new car depreciates 20 to 30 percent the moment it's driven off the dealer's lot.

Thomas Jefferson died of chronic diarrhea.

Ancient Egyptians could be put to death for mistreating a cat.

Fidel Castro once worked as a Hollywood extra.

In Texas, it is illegal to curse in front of a corpse.

Pain travels through your body at 350 feet per second.

Hawaii has three interstate highways.

If a rhino has two horns, it's from India. If it has one horn, it's from Africa.

A cow can't vomit.

"Resistentialism" is the theory that inanimate objects demonstrate hostile behavior against us.

The world's termites outweigh humans 10-to-1.

The two most common surgeries are biopsies and cesarean sections.

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