Because metal was scarce; the Oscars given out during World War II were made of plaster.
Avocados have more protein than any other fruit.
One cubic foot of gold weighs more than 1,200 pounds!
The only food that cockroaches wont eat are Cucumbers!
There are more than 50,000 earthquakes throughout the world every year!
Adult movie star, Ron Jeremy, has a master's degree in Special Education.
U-Haul is the world's largest advertiser in the Yellow Pages.
Beavers have orange teeth!
Only 1 person in 2 billion will live to be 116.
The average car produces a pound of pollution every 25 miles!
In the great fire of London, in 1666, half of London was burnt down but only 6 people were injured.
It is estimated that millions of trees in the world are accidentally planted by squirrels who bury nuts and then forget where they hid them!
All the platinum ever mined would fit into an average-sized living-room!
Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a billion dollars on chewing gum!
There are more bacteria in your mouth than there are people in the world.
A ball of glass will bounce higher than a ball made of rubber.
All of the Earth's continents are wider at the north than in the south - and nobody knows why.
Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur!
The face of a penny can hold about thirty drops of water.
Acorns were used as a coffee substitute during the American Civil War.