More Little-known Facts
- Carrots were originally purple.
- France was still executing people with a guillotine when the first Star Wars film came out.
- There are more public libraries than McDonald’s in the U.S.
- Humans share 50% of their DNA with bananas.
- An octopus has three hearts.
- There’s enough water in Lake Superior to cover all of North and South America in 1 foot of water.
- There is a basketball court on the top floor of the U.S. Supreme Court Building known as the “highest court
in the land.”
- If a piece of paper were folded 42 times, it would reach to the moon.
- You can spell the word “upside down” upside down by using other letters of the alphabet: umop apisdn.
- Saudi Arabia imports camels from Australia.