The Snickers Bar introduced in 1930 by M&M/Mars, is named after the Mars family’s favourite horse called ‘Snickers’ .

Wedding rings derive from the ancient Egyptian custom of placing – money (rings used as money) on the bride’s finger to indicate that she was endowed with her husband

A hive of bees must pollinate 2 million flowers to make one pound of honey, requiring them to fly an equivalent distance of approximately 55,000 miles or more than twice around the globe.

British merchant Peter Durand came up with the idea of canned food in 1810, but the can opener wasn’t invented until 48 years later.

Before Ezra J Warner patented the first can opener in 1858, cans were opened with a hammer and chisel.

Diseases spread by flies have killed more people than all the wars fought, combined.

The Coca-Cola Company purchases more sugar than any other company in the world. Besides being liquid refreshments, Coca-cola is commonly used to clean toilets, rust, baste ham, and dissolve driveway grease.

Leonardo Da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other simultaneously. He always wrote backward so that one could only read his writing with a mirror.

On March 29, 1848, the Niagara River froze solid, stopping the flow of the tremendous Niagara Falls. For a few hours, locals were able to walk along the riverbed upon which the falls cascade.

Dentists have recommended storing a toothbrush at least six feet away from a toilet to avoid contact with airborne particles resulting from the flush.

Ice cream dates back to the second century BC, when Alexander the Great enjoyed snow and ice flavored with honey and nectar.

There are no permanent rivers or lakes in Saudi Arabia.

The muzzle of a lion is like a fingerprint – no two lions have the same pattern of whiskers.

Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a Friday the 13th.

If the DNA in all your cells were laid out in a single strand, it would stretch for the earth to the moon more than 246,000 times.

The World’s least populated country is Vatican City, which has roughly 1,000 residents.