Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.
Afghanistan's capital Kabul means "hump backed".
In 2002, there were no billionaires in China. In 2007, there were 106 billionaires.
Florida has more tornados per square mile than any other state.
In the U.S., for every dollar you spend on gasoline 27 cents of it is in taxes.
In 1956, 80% of all U.S. households had a refrigerator, but only 8% of British households had one!
In 39 of the 50 U.S. states, the travel industry is the largest single employer.