10 facts that broaden your horizon
1.In Cleveland, Ohio it is illegal to catch mice without a hunting license.
2.A Citreon 2CV with an oil leak once travelled 500 miles through Italy after its gearbox was filled with bananas!
3.Bank robber John Dillinger played professional baseball.
4.A ball of glass will bounce higher than a ball made of rubber.
5.Over 70,000 different water contaminants have been identified.
6.Bears first appeared on the literary scene in the fairy tale 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears' written by Robert Southey in 1834.
7.Dating back to the 1600's, thermometers were filled with Brandy instead of mercury.
8.Persia changed its name to Iran in 1935.
9.The black bear is an intelligent animal with keen senses of smell and hearing.
10.It takes twelve ears of corn to make a tablespoon of corn oil.