A blind girl "saw" the flash of the first atomic bomb test.
Consumers need to be cautious that water boiled in a microwave oven can suddenly "explode."
No Nobel Prize is awarded for mathematics because Alfred Nobel's wife had an affair with a mathematician.
A special compound added to the water in swimming pools will reveal the presence of urine.
Pouring salt water into their coin slots will induce vending machines to dispense free product.
Eelskin wallets demagnetize credit cards due to leftover charges from the electric eels used to make them.
Tapping the side of a soda can will prevent its contents from foaming over when you open it.
FAA instructs British train engineers in the proper use of a chicken cannon.
Edison promoted the electric chair in an attempt to discredit rival Westinghouse's plans for alternating current.
The number of people alive today is greater than the number of people who have ever died.
The Great Wall of China is the only
Psychologist B.F. Skinner's daughter was traumatized by being raised in a
A special property of the equinox allows eggs to be balanced on end that day.
The government understates the unemployment rate by counting only people who are receiving unemployment benefits, not all those out of work.
If we could shrink the earth's population to a village of precisely 100 people, that village would resemble the one described in a popular piece.
We use only ten percent of our brains.
More people are killed annually by donkeys than die in commercial airline crashes.
The average person swallows eight spiders per year.
Hair and fingernails continue to grow after one's death.
Men think about sex every seven seconds.
Love Bugs are the result of a genetic experiment gone wrong.*
Scientists are predicting the sun will explode in less than six years.
A penny placed on the tracks will derail a train.
The planet Mars will make a once-in-our-lifetimes remarkably close approach to Earth in
A star named Aderoid will make a remarkably close approach to Earth in
The Coriolis force determines which direction water spirals down drains and toilets in different hemispheres.
Unusual geothermic and seismic activity in Yellowstone Park foretells a coming cataclysmic event in the area.
It takes more muscles to frown than it does to smile.
A lightbulb manufactured in 1901 burns bright to this day.
When your cell phone has no signal, dialing 112 will connect you with the emergency call center.
Leave a window open slightly during a hurricane to equalize pressure.
A planet-dissolving dust cloud will wipe out our solar system in 2014.
Dihydrogen monoxide is a dangerous substance that should be banned.
A study undertaken by the World Health Organization concluded that natural blondes are likely to be extinct within 200 years.
Sneezing seven times in a row is the same as an orgasm.
The contents of a few cans of frozen shaving cream will, when thawed, expand to fill an automobile.
Water that has been boiled in a microwave oven (then cooled) is harmful to plants.
Stars can be viewed during the day from the bottom of a well.
Outdoor temperature can be determined by counting the chirps made by crickets.
A woman over 40 has a better chance of being killed by a terrorist than of getting married.
An egg can be cooked by placing it between two activated cell phones.
The origins of Daylight Saving Time.
An eclipse is going to cause an earthquake which will in turn cause a devastating tsunami on
Caltech sent its people home on April 12, 2010, warning that an earthquake would strike within two days.
Dark circle around moon presages acid rain.
The average woman swallows six pounds of lipstick during her lifetime.
Rubber tires protect car's inhabitants during lightning strikes.
Lightning has injured people taking baths or showers during thunderstorms.
A meteor shower will be visible in North America in August 2013.
NASA has announced that a three-day worldwide blackout will occur in December 2012.
An alignment of three planets over the Pyramids at Giza will occur in December 2012, an event which takes place only once in 2,800 years.
Scientists once proved that bumblebees can't fly.
A prominent meteor shower will be visible in late April 2013.
A "full pink moon" will be visible on 15 April 2014.
Amazing on-line psychic trick can read minds and identify which symbol a user selected from a list of many choices.
A newly synthesized material dubbed the Aquaman Crystal will make it possible for humans to breathe underwater.
She blinded me with science!