Splendid space shot
- In the Simpsons, when Maggie is scanned in the check-out, the original price is $847.63 which was the monthly cost of raising a baby in America.
- After building an underpass for elephants to cross the highway near Mt Kenya, it took less then 12 hours for the 1st elephant to use it.
- Curiosity played “Happy Birthday” to itself making “Happy Birthday” the first song and Curiosity the first device used to play music on a foreign planet.
- Tibetans have a gene mutation that may represent the strongest instance of documented evolution in humans.
- It takes a photon 170,000 years to travel from the core of the sun to the surface, but only 8 minutes to travel the rest of the way to earth.