With an average body size of 3 mm, a flea can jump up to 32 cm away. With such jumping ability, a person could jump over 2 football fields.
More than 10% of all Xerox breakdowns in the world occur due to the fact that people sit on them to photocopy their buttocks.
An average car in the UK spends 96% of its time parked.
The giant African marsupial rat catches tuberculosis 50 times faster than the laboratory assistant determines it with scientific methods.
The Vatican is the only place on Earth where ATMs offer a menu with instructions in Latin.
Men spend 3 350 hours shaving 8.4 meters of facial hair in their lives.
According to analysts, any company spends $ 200 annually for each user solving the problems associated with the use of a password.
The cleanest sea on the planet is the Weddell Sea, off the coast of Antarctica. Most of the year it is covered with ice.
The USA is a world leader of people behind the bars. 5% of the world’s population live in the US and 25% of the whole numbers of prisoners stay in jail here - 2.2 million people. Russia - the country with the smallest number of acquittals in a civilized world occupies the second place - 1.5 million people. And China closes the top three with the number of 870 thousand imprisoned people.
The EU spends more than a billion euros a year on translations from one language to another.