01/01/2006 - A sneeze can exceed the speed of 100 mph.
Cats average 16 hours of sleep a day, more than
any other mammal.
In 1892, Italy raised the minimum age for marriage
for girls - to 12.
A cucumber is 96% water.
Americans eat more bananas than any other fruit:
a total of 11 billion a year.
An ounce of gold can be stretched into a
wire 50 miles long.
10 percent of all human beings ever born are alive
at this very moment.
James Madison, 5 feet, 4 inches tall, was the shortest president of the US. Abraham Lincoln was the tallest
at six feet, 4 inches.
More people are killed annually by donkeys than die
in air crashes.
The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.