What Was the First Webcam Used For?
The world's first webcam was created to monitor a coffee pot at Cambridge University.
How Many Babies Did James Harrison Save?
Australian man James Harrison, 81, has donated blood 1,173 times, saving the lives of 2.4 million babies, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.
How Long Can You Go Without Sleep?
The longest time a human being has gone without sleep is 11 days and 25 minutes.
Who Owns England?
Strictly speaking the Crown still owns all English land, though in practice it directly controls 'only' around 1.4 percent of it.
When Did LOL Enter the Dictionary?
'LOL' was formally recognized in 2011's update of the Oxford English Dictionary.
What is the Tallest Mountain on Mars
Mars has the tallest known mountain on a planet of our Solar System, with a height of 22 km (14 mi).
Why Do Pea Aphids Explode Themselves?
The pea aphid insect explodes itself thereby sacrificing its life to protect its relatives from predators.
What Languages Did Joseph Stalin Speak?
Joseph Stalin spoke 3 languages to varying levels. Joseph Stalin spoke Georgian, Russian and German.
Uruguay Pioneers One Laptop Per Child Project
In 2009, Uruguay became the first nation to provide every school child with a free laptop and WIFI.
GTA 5 Makes $800 Million in One Day
Take-Two has announced that Grand Theft Auto V generated approximately $800 million in sales worldwide during its first 24 hours on sale.
How Much Did Ashton Kutcher Make on “Two and a Half Men”?
Ashton Kutcher earns $750,000 for every episode of 'Two and a Half Men'.
How Many Parts Are in a Car?
The average car has roughly 30,000 parts if you count all parts down to the nuts and bolts.
Man Sues Satan for Ruining His Life
Gerald Mayo, who in 1971 filed a class action lawsuit in the Western District of Pennsylvania against Satan 'and his staff.'
What is the Largest Chocolate Bar?
The World's Largest Chocolate Bar Weighed 5,792 kg (12,770 lb).
Who Are the World’s Oldest Conjoined Twins?
The world's longest-surviving conjoined twins - who once performed at carnivals across the US to earn money for their family - have died at the age of 68.
Was Russia really late for the Olympics in 1908?
The Russian national team forgot that Great Britain had switched to the Gregorian calendar 200 years prior…