Nerve signals may travel through nerve or muscle fibers at speeds as high as 200 miles per hour.
One of the fattiest fishes is salmon: 4 ounces of the delectable fish contains 9 grams of fat.
While 7 men in 100 have some form of colorblindness, only 1 woman in 1,000 suffers from it. The most common form of color blindness is a red-green deficiency.
According to the U.S. government, people have tried more than 28,000 different ways to lose weight.
Cat's cradle is one of the most universal games in the world. Played in almost every culture, what is a puzzle to ethnologists is that widely scattered peoples -- Maoris of New Zealand, North American Indians, Arctic Eskimos, and Africans, for ...
In 1981, a tornado lifted a baby from its pram in the Italian city of Ancona. The baby was carried 50 feet into the air and set down safely 300 feet away -- without waking.