The Church of Scientology has their own secret compound! Secrecy, conspiracy and Tom Cruise all have one thing in common: the Church of Scientology.
There are people out there that practice what was common before the 1970s: No shampooing! Imagine a world with smelly, sweaty and greasy hair being the norm.
The mantis shrimp's punch is so fast, it boils the water around it when delivered and can break aquarium glass.
The Parrotfish eats dead coral, an then poops sand. This sand poop is also responsible for nearly all the white sand beaches in Hawaii Sand comes in many different colors, sizes and even shapes if you look close enough.
Luke Skywalker’s original lightsaber is on the ISS. When the space shuttle Discovery launched the STS-120 astronaut crew in October 2007 the force was with them.
Mama June (Honey Boo Boo's Mom) rather than spending the money made from 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' has placed it in a trust fund for the education of her daughters and granddaughter.
President James Garfield entertained his friends by showing off his language and writing skills. Boring or awesome?
Although Methusela is credited with having been the longest living man in history, it is thought that it was a mistranslation and that he may have died just before he turned 97 Methusela was the longest living man in history, according to the Hebrew Bible, and he grew to become 969 years old before he died seven days prior to the great flood.
In 2004 Forbes named J.K. Rowling the first person to ever become a billionaire from writing books, but she did not always have it easy In 1993 Joanne Rowling, also known as J.K.
Do you sit down at work? It may be killing you! Parents are always telling their energetic children to sit down and stay quiet.
When a man disappeared in 1660, three of his servants were erroneously sentenced to death for his murder.
The Blanket Octopus rips off the Portuguese Man O'War's tentacles and uses them for defensive purposes The blanket octopus is a type of octopus that occupies shallow waters in subtropical and tropical oceans.
Thor's hammer has a short handle because the dwarf working the bellows was interrupted in his task by Loki, disguised as a fly!
Helen Mirren pretended to be Queen Elizabeth to fulfill a 10 year old's dying wish. They had tea, and he had no idea it wasn't the real thing.
Burger King will get 100% of it's food from completely cage-free animals by 2017. It costs an extra 25 cents to 40 cents per dozen to produce cage-free eggs.
In 1965 a 'grossly obese' man survived without eating for 1 year and 17 days. He lived entirely off his copious body fat and ended up losing 125kg of weight with no adverse effects You can’t live without food for long, right?
Despite what you may think, tapping the top of a shaken soda can will not prevent the soda from gushing out, but tapping the sides will We all know that if a can of soda has been shaken, it is best not to open it immediately otherwise most of the drink will gush out of the can in a mini-explosion of liquid, causing a huge mess.
An Illinois man intentionally caused a major flood with the hopes of stranding his wife so that he could have an affair!
Russian embalmers did such an excellent job at preserving the body of Vladimir Lenin, that Ho Chi Minh's corpse was flown to Russia yearly to be 'refreshed'!
Sandwiches really do taste better when someone else makes them for you! This is mainly because when we make food for ourselves, we get desensitized to the smell, and a large part of tasting is actually smelling.