We make personalized books packed full of curious facts about the year and day someone was born. In that fashion, we love learning curious facts about the world and the people/animals that live (and have lived) in it.

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Editor’s note: One incorrect fact was removed from the list and two were clarified with additional information.

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Jonathon Smith 2 weeks ago

They benefit from high altitude, a culture which values good runners and an unusually high percentage of their muscle mass is posture muscle (endurance) rather than twitch (strength). Funnily on the west coast of Africa (the ultimate origin of many Jamaicans) the twitch/posture ratio is reversed, which makes for very good sprinters and other sports requiring explosive power.

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Marc 2 weeks ago

His IQ was 160, in case you were wondering (like me).

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Kaisu 2 weeks ago

When Jesus was alive, the Stonehenge was already a ruin. It's sometimes hard to grasp where everything is in relation to each other on the historical timeline

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Daria B 2 weeks ago

"If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends. Make it last 7 years - friendship never eeeeeehends" ♬♪

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Sarah Brinsfield 2 weeks ago

I still believe in you, Pluto!

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Felix Feline 2 weeks ago

Australia's diameter is 600km wider than the moon's. The moon sits at 3400km in diameter, while Australia's diameter from east to west is almost 4000km.

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Cyndi H 2 weeks ago (edited)

Yep... I had to Google it to believe it

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Katniss Everdeen 1 week ago

I knew this already! I knew something!!!

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Stille20 2 weeks ago

...but were they edible?

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LanteiaTG 2 weeks ago

But I would walk 500 miles and I would walk 500 more...

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LanteiaTG 2 weeks ago

P-please... I already do this...

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Falcon 2 weeks ago

A good stance, but difficult to execute due to pressure from the school and classmates, I would assume.

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Kaisu 2 weeks ago

Older people should take like Internet safety classes to prevent this from happening.

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This & That 2 weeks ago

Still like 1 mph... (sarcasm)

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Podunkus 2 weeks ago

Her great line on SNL: “If I ever wanted get in touch with old friends, I’d have to use a Ouija board.”

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Kai 2 weeks ago

They are the best gift!!!

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Niall Mac Iomera 2 weeks ago

Lots of airports do this. It stops passengers having to wait

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Amr Mohamed 2 weeks ago

Well Nintendo the company, not their first video game product.

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This & That 2 weeks ago

He drove into lakes. “MY BRAKES DONT WORK!!!”

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Kaisu 2 weeks ago

In Finland we used to watch a Disney cartoon on Christmas Eve too! At least when I was a kid, don't know about kids today

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LanteiaTG 2 weeks ago

She was Great for a reason.

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Podunkus 2 weeks ago

Now there’s a fine title for an Irish ballad...

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Emma Hunter 2 weeks ago

You can't drink it though, wrong kind of alcohol.

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Podunkus 2 weeks ago

Well that may be, plus cacao’s theobromine (an alkaloid similar to caffeine), but who the hell drinks three cups of pure dark chocolate a day anyway?

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Nicky OldfieldDesciple 2 weeks ago

And the Japanese National anthem is only 4 lines long.

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Cyndi H 2 weeks ago

I found my spirit animal.

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