Ten Random Facts
Despite the fact that the Second World War ended in 1945, it wasn't until 1954 that rationing in some form came to an end in Britain.
The human brain makes up 2 percent of the body's total weight, but uses up 20 percent of the body's oxygen supply.
A buck can be either a male kangaroo, male rabbit, male antelope, or male deer.
The game of a cats' cradle two players alternately strength a looped string over their fingers to produce different designs has been around since about 1760.
A bowl of lime Jell-O, when hooked up to an EEG machine, exhibited movement which is virtually identical to the brain waves of a healthy adult man or woman.
A neutron star is the strongest magnet in the universe. The magnetic field of a neutron star is a million million times stronger than Earth's magnetism.
Forensic scientists can determine a person's sex, age, and race by examining a single strand of hair.
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