common gold fish is the only animal that can both see infrared and ultraviolet light.
China has more english speakers than the United States
life span of a dragonfly-->24 hrs.
Camel's milk does not curdle or spoil!!
If a gold fish is kept in a dark room, it wil eventually turn white.
William Shakespeare invented the words 'assasination' and 'bump'.
Tarantula can live for upto 2 yrs. w/out food.
'stewardesses' is the longest word that can be typed on a keyboard w/ only left hand.
The oldest existing game in the world is an african stone game called 'oware'.
an ancient egyptians called it 'mancala'. But we filipinos know it as 'sungka'.
Romans used to celebrate New Year's day on march 1.
Coca cola was originally colored green.
prehistoric dinosaurs still have some distant relatives alive today: the alligator
and the chicken.
lighters were inventd before the match! This was in 1816, by J. W Dobereiver.
Matches came along in 1855.
the full name of the city of Los Angeles is El Pueblo De Nostra Senora La Reina
de Los Angeles de Purciumcula!!!
table tennis balls travel off the paddle at speeds of up to 170 km/ hr.
elephant is the only animal in the world w/ 4 knees.