Ten Random Facts
Most vampires are described in folklore as flushed and ruddy, with swollen bodies and bloated faces. Often, they can be identified because they're sitting up in the grave.
A trawler crew once recovered and drank with gusto a bottle of wine from a shark's stomach.
Sports giant Michael Jordan's tailored shirts are customized to sport a 17½-inch neck, a 40-inch sleeve, and an extra-long, 39½ -inch shirttail.
According to many astronomers, two of every three stars in the galaxy are binary, meaning pairs of stars are more common than single-star systems like our own.
The heart of a giraffe weighs 25 pounds, is two feet long, and has walls three inches thick.
The weight of a fetus increases about 2.4 billion times in nine months.
Crazy ants (Paratrechina longicornis) occur in large numbers in homes or outdoors in tropical cities worldwide. In the United States, the crazy ant can be found in the southern states and west to Texas. The name "crazy ant" arises from its erratic and rapid movements not following trails as often as other ants do.
The United States earned the title of having the most automobiles of any country in the world. With an estimated 135 million cars nation wide, it is approximated that there is one car for every two Americans.
Britain developed the first Tanks for use during World War I. The word "Tank" was used because it didn't mean anything, and didn't give the Germans a clue as to its possible use.
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