Some prehistoric penguin species attained enormous sizes, becoming as tall or as heavy as an adult human.
There are 17 to 20 species of penguins, depending on which scientist you ask.
While most penguins are monogamous, they spend most of their year apart.
An average person in the U.S. eats 35 tons of food in a lifetime.
Cheese is the most stolen food in the world.
Honey is the only food that will never rot, it can last 3000 years.
Carrots were originally purple
Almost half of the world's food is thrown away every year.
Coconut water can be used (in emergencies) as a substitute for blood plasma.
There is a food substitute intended to supply all daily nutritional needs, known as "Soylent".
Chicken contains 266% more fat than it did 40 years ago.
Ounce by ounce, Nutritious food costs up to 10 times more than junk food.
Vladimir Nabokov nearly invented the smiley.
The first man to urinate on the moon was Buzz Aldrin, shortly after stepping onto the lunar surface.
Most Muppets are left-handed. (Because most Muppeteers are right-handed, so they operate the head with their favoured hand.)
In 2007, an American man named Corey Taylor tried to fake his own death in order to get out of his cell phone contract without paying a fee. It didn’t work.
The longest time between two twins being born is 87 days.
The top of the Eiffel Tower leans away from the sun, as the metal facing the sun heats up and expands. It can move as much as 7 inches.