• Büsingen is a German town with an area of just 7.62 sq km (2.94 sq miles) and it is entirely surrounded by Switzerland. It only has about 1450 inhabitants.
    Büsingen is a German town with an area of just 7.62 sq km (2.94 sq miles) and it is entirely surrounded by Switzerland. It only has about 1450 inhabitants.
  • Kangaroos can not walk backwards.
  • There are an estimated 100 billion galaxies in the universe.
    There are an estimated 100 billion galaxies in the universe.
  • Tomatoes have more genes and stronger survival instincts than humans.
  • Uruguay (1930), Italy (1934), England (1966),  West Germany (1974), Argentina (1978) and France (1998) are the countries to win the FIFA World Cup Finals as host countries!
    Uruguay (1930), Italy (1934), England (1966), West Germany (1974), Argentina (1978) and France (1998) are the countries to win the FIFA World Cup Finals as host countries!
  • The last time any South American country hosted the FIFA World Cup was Argentina in 1978 and it won the World Cup Finals defeating Netherlands 3-1 in extra time.
  • A dragonfly has a lifespan of about 24 hours.
  • The celery stick garnish became a staple of the Bloody Mary after a patron at couldn't wait for his server to bring him a swizzle stick.
  • Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.
    Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.
  • The U.S. is the largest country named after a person - Amerigo Vespucci.
    The term America, derived its name from Americus, the Latin version of Vespucci's first name.
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