• There are 10 such countries that have navies and yet are landlocked. They include Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Central African Republic, Kazakhstan, Laos, Paraguay and more. In Laos, for example, the navy protects the Mekong River. It operates two to three dozen patrol boats.
  • According to the "law of urination", all mammals - regardless of bladder size - pee for 21 seconds!
  • Arnold Sommerfield, a theoretical physicist, was doctoral supervisor to 4 physicists who went on to win Nobel Prizes in physics, and academic supervisor to 2 others who also won. He himself was nominated 81 times.
    Despite of his hard work, he was never able to achieve the big prize, and hence, died without a Nobel Prize.
  • The temperature of a woman's face rises when she makes contact with a male... causing her skin to 'glow'.
  • A bee is more likely to sting on a windy day than in any other weather.
    A bee is more likely to sting on a windy day than in any other weather.
  • Most cows give more milk when they listen to music.
  • Bhutan has a stamp that can be played on a record player.
  • The first drop of tear coming from a right eye signals happiness; and when the first drop comes from the left, it's pain.
  • Just like humans, British cows moo in accents specific to their region.
  • Dogs and cats - like humans, are also either right or left-handed.