When hot lava cools down quickly after being ejected from a volcano, obsidian, a sort of natural glass, can develop.
Low percentages of the population are poor.
In Australia, it is estimated that insects make up almost 70% of the biodiversity (CSIRO, 2005).
"Lithium" was a nightmare to record.
Bangkok has the longest city name in the World
Did you know! There is one dog for every 7 Parisians
"WHAT TASTE DOES THYME HAVE?"
Taiwan has been ruled by China, Japan and briefly Holland
Over 100 endangered creatures live in Indonesia.
Did you Know? Chile Is A World Class Wine Destination, And The Ninth Largest Producer Of Wine
Ladakh boasts the highest saltwater lake in the world that freezes.
Ice-cream cone was actually invented by mistake
The largest Spanish-speaking population on the planet
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People are paid to push you aboard crowded trains.
Even though no one knows when yoghurt was discovered, the name "yoghurt" is unmistakably Turkish.
For the Oxford English Dictionary, J.R.R. Tolkien researched the word etymologies.
In 1747, the first modern cataract surgery was carried out.
Did you Know? John Adams and Thomas Jefferson Died on the Same Day
Hong Kong boasts the most Rolls Royces per capita of any city on the planet.
Did you Know? Umbrellas were once only used by women.
Plant milk can also taste "milky" and "creamy."
Did you Know? 50 New Shades of Colors were Created only for Akira
Did you Know? The Grand Central Terminal has whispering galleries.
Did you Know? The Flash gave powers to himself.
Queen Victoria is the second-longest reigning British monarch