If a surgeon in Ancient Egypt lost a patient while performing an operation, his hands were cut off.
The average temperature at 40,000 feet above sea level is -60 F.
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history to not have a full moon.
An iceberg contains more heat than a lit match.
The first bomb dropped by the Allies on berlin in WW2 killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
It takes up to four hours to hard boil an ostrich egg.
Bulls are colorblind, therefore will usually charge at a matador’s waving cape no matter what color it is — be it red or neon yellow!