The Swiss canton of Fribourg offers 100 bottles of wine to residents on their 100th birthday.
Who really invented the light bulb?
A year after losing his right leg in a climbing accident, Zsolt Eross of Hungary scaled the 27,940-foot-tall Lhotse Peak in the Himalayas using a prosthetic leg.
Self-taught horticulturist Kaleem Ullah Khan, from Malihabad, India, cultivated a tree capable of producing 300 varieties of mango.
The most recycled material in the U.S. is asphalt, with an incredible 99% recycled to fix and build roads.
A man called a police hotline in England to complain about his ex-girlfriend overfeeding their hamster.
An estimated $26.3 million worth of precious metals – mainly gold teeth and wedding rings – get lost in U.K. sewers annually.
In 2023, after an 18-hour delay, Phil Stringer enjoyed an entire American Airlines flight to himself!
Drowning, dynamite blasts, rock slides, and falls all contributed to the Hoover Dam’s death count.
Musician Allister Brown of Lisburn, Northern Ireland, played the drums for a record-breaking 150 hours straight!