When you cry, you are feeding your cornea with nutrients! The human eye is one of the more complex organs of the human body and features some characteristics that are totally unique.
Contrary to popular belief, the Emancipation Proclamation didn't abolish slavery in the United States!
Darren Sproles was so good in peewee football, his league made a rule to slow him down! Darren Sproles is an NFL running back and return specialist for the New Orleans Saints, and previously for the San Diego Chargers.
The gaming company Bungie has a security guard who uses a weapon from the Halo series while guarding their door!
It is possible for someone to have all the rights of a US citizen and not have to follow any laws! As many of us know from our middle school days, there are 2 ways to becoming a US Citizen; you are either born a citizen by being born in any US territory or by having one or both parents being US citizens, or you take classes and a test and become a naturalized citizen after time spent in the US.
Wolverines in Michigan hadn't been seen in over 200 Years...until now. Last sighted by fur traders in the late 1700s, the Michigan wolverine has made its appearance in the state once again—and not just as athletes at the University of Michigan.
A conspirator against Hitler committed suicide, but still received a hero's funeral. Find out how. Not everyone in the German army was a fan of Hitler during World War II.
The FBI cannot legally keep DNA records on anyone who is not convicted of a crime. But have they stored yours?
Some gold medalists from the 2014 winter Olympics are also in possession of meteorite! Here's how The 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi were, overall, a success.
This innocent man died in prison for a crime he didn't commit. His name has since been cleared Paying the ultimate price for something you didn't do is probably the most frustrating experience you could go through.
This town of 5 people exists solely so they can play golf on Sundays. Find out more! If you think your first-world problems of your brand new phone dying or a slow internet connection while watching Netflix are among the worst, it turns out a small group of people in New Jersey have you beat.
Chances are, queen ants will outlive your pets! Find out how long they live It's a little depressing to think that a tiny bug will outlive most of your pets, but the Queen ant has a life span up to 30 years.
Pistachios may be green now, but they used to be dyed bright red! Find out more about this tradition and why it went away The seed of the pistachio plant, commonly thought of as a nut, is actually not a botanical nut.
A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time, but it means different things across various fields of study The term "jiffy" is often used to describe a very short but unspecified period of time, for example: "I'll have it sorted out in a jiffy!
Even the Muppets have stunt doubles! Learn more The Muppets usually perform their own stunts, but sometimes it does become necessary to use stunt doubles to create certain scenes or to accomplish certain moves.
Dunglish = Dutch English, just like Spanglish. And the mistakes are hilarious! Dunglish (or Dutch English) is the mistakes native Dutch speakers make when speaking English.
A according to some, a human head can stay lucid for up to 30 seconds after decapitation How long does a human head continue to be lucid after decapitation?
Sean Connery could have played soccer for Manchester United, but he chose to be an actor instead Thomas Sean Connery was born in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Laughing online is not the same in all languages. "Hahaha" in Thai is typed 555! Due to the internet culture, we have developed an online language to express ourselves.
Before Daisy Outdoor Products made BB guns, they made windmills. Find out why they switched! Before providing the opportunity to shoot your eye out on a cold Christmas morning, popular BB gun manufacturer Daisy Outdoor Products made windmills.