They thought American soldiers would be able to throw it at tanks more easily. They were wrong.

This Grenade Was a Nerf Football Filled With Explosives

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DANGER: Peanuts can be used to make dynamite.
Each chip costs 800 times more than a normal potato chip.

The World's Most Expensive Potato Chips

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Last Friday (the 13th!) flight 666 left for HEL (Helsinki) at 13:00 on a 13-year-old aircraft. They arrived safely.
These kittens would have gone blind but instead were saved by a kindhearted couple.

Twin Kittens Born Without Eyelids Get Second Chance

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Black pepper is actually a green fruit.
Piranhas not only bite, but also bark.
King James IV of Scotland (1437-1513) considered himself an amateur dentist. He would pay people to let him practice dentistry on them.
Warning sign one if your river is polluted: It turns red.
Warning sign two if your river is polluted: The pollution is visible from space.

Russian River Turns Red and Is Visible from Space

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Hognose snakes will feign death by flipping over, secrete a strong odor, and sometimes spit blood!
Stretching and yawning at the same time is called pandiculation. Guess there is a name for everything.
NASA and the Soviet Space Program sent monkeys, dogs, mice, rats, rabbits, and even fruit flies into space.
Do you say pajamas, paJAMas, jammies, or pjs?
Discuss.

Donkeys Wear Pajamas on this Small French Island

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The depiction of time travel in TV and film is banned in China.
He didn't even realize he was creating a whole new form of music!

The First Synthesizer Was Invented by a Codebreaker in the 1940s

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During the great depression, Texans ate armadillo, calling it the “Hoover hog,” in homage to then-president Herbert Hoover.
A large burning crater in the desert of Turkmenistan has been on fire for over 40 years!
We liked them so much, we bought a few!

These Sculptures Are Made From Newspaper!

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Sahara means “Desert” in Arabic—so, the Sahara Desert means “Desert Desert.”