Earth’s rotation speed, for something located on the equator, is 1,040 mph.
Almost a thousand horses died in the Lake Ladoga when the water suddenly froze.
While watching at the sun, you will see it as it was 8 minutes ago.
The famous anecdote that explains the absence of a Nobel prize in mathematics by the fact that Alfred Nobel’s wife cheated on him with some mathematician is false!
On Venus, a day is longer than a year.
0.9999999… (with an infinite amount of 9) equals 1.
Purring releases endorphins that help cats to ease the pain and reassure themselves.
This French expression has nothing to do with the Beaufort required to make our dear cattle’s horns fly away.
Between 2000 and 3000 meteorites fall on Earth each year.
In 1994, the US army speculated about the creation of a “gay bomb”.
The Eiffel Tower should have been dismantled after the Universal Exposition of 1889 for which it had been built; the Eiffel Tower has especially been saved by telegraphy.
Matches were invented after the lighter.
Iran comes second in number of gender reassignment surgery (first is Thailand).