There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, hazardous.
The eggplant has many names worldwide. In addition to "eggplant," it is called aubergine, brinjal, melanzana, garden egg, and patlican.
The French system of canals was built for transportation. The Burgundy Canal connects Paris to the Mediterranean. This was a superb idea in the late 1600s when construction was started. But the canal system wasn't completed until the early 1800s, ...
Nabisco bakes almost 18 billion Cheese Nips Crackers every year. That's enough to cover over 3,500 football fields! Placed end-to-end, all the Cheese Nips would extend for 282,000 miles. More than the distance from the earth to the moon.
Bananas are the most popular fruit in America. The average person eats 33 pounds of bananas a year. Over 4 million tons of bananas are imported into the United States every year.
A baby gray whale drinks enough milk to fill more than 2,000 bottles a day.