A single strand of spaghetti is called a spagheto.
Vikings used to give kittens as wedding presents.
There’s a basketball court on top of the US Supreme Court building.
Squirrels will adopt other squirrel babies that aren’t their own if they’re abandoned.
Look up quokkas.
Charlie Chaplin once entered a Charlie Chaplin look alike contest and lost.
Hershey Kisses are called that because of how they’re made. When they were made, the sound and motion of them being dropped on the conveyor belt apparently resembled a kiss.
Dogs sneeze to show they are play fighting.
In Switzerland, it’s illegal to only own one guinea pig. The rule is that you have to own a pair, because they’re naturally social creatures.
Blind people smile even if they’ve never seen anyone else smile.
There’s an island in Japan called Okunoshima filled with friendly rabbits.
Pink dolphins exist. Google it.
A town in Washington has a special bridge just for squirrels.
When you were born, you were, for a moment, the youngest person on Earth.
Squirrels plant thousands of new trees every year simply by forgetting where they put their acorns.
The voices of Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse got married in real life.
A bloodhound in Alabama went outside to tinkle, accidentally joined a half-marathon, and ended up in 7th place
No one knows why, but humpback whales protect other animals from killer whales
Polar bears clean their fur by face-planting into the snow and rubbing their bodies against the ground while pushing themselves along with their back legs.
A group of bunnies is called a fluffle
Pizza is better for you than most breakfast cereals.
The Football Huddle Was Invented to Help Deaf Players Communicate
For someone, somewhere in the world, today is the most amazing day of their life.
With our horseless carriages, flying robots, space travel, long-distance communication at the speed of light, cloning, lasers, connection to people all over the world, we are living in the future people dreamed of.
Laughter is universal in humans. We all laugh in the same language.
Mr. Rogers personally replied to every piece of fan mail that he received.
The gender neutral term for a niece or nephew is “nibling.”
Out of 403 episodes of “The Joy of Painting” with Bob Ross, 91% of them contain at least one “happy tree.
Goats have accents.
A shaved guinea pig looks like a mini hippo
Each year, over 20,000 tulips are sent to Canada by the Netherlands. This is a thank you gift, for the country’s aid in WWII.
Somewhere in the world, there is a baby discovering bubbles for the first time.
The well known ‘like’ button on Facebook, was originally going to be called the ‘awesome’ button.
Munchkin cats are wonderful.
Rats and mice are ticklish
Norway once knighted a penguin
There is no angry way to say the word “bubbles”
In April of 1930, BBC reported no news and played piano music all day instead.
Cows have best friends.
No matter how old you get, there will always be something new to discover