Fine-grained volcanic ash can be found as an ingredient in some toothpastes.
Ninety-nine percent of pumpkins sold in the United States are for the sole purpose of decoration.
When withdrawing money from an ATM, the 'whirring' sound before your money pops out is actually a recording. The actual mechanism is so far back that you can't hear it.
A fire in Australia has been burning for more than 5,000 years!
There are 635,013,559,599 possible hands in a game of bridge.
The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times a year.