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Salt was given to Roman soldiers as wages. That was their 'Salarium' which is the origin of our word 'salary'.
"Let's go around the room and say one interesting fact about ourselves."
'Mummy, Daddy, this is Wayne. Wayne once sat in a bath full of jelly for 24 hours.'
A chameleon takes on the colour of it's background even if it can't see. A totally blind chameleon placed on a blue cloth still turns blue.
Garlic rubbed on the soles of your feet will be noticeable on your breath within 1 hour.
Albania outlaws chewing gum.
Four bites a second is about as fast as anyone can chew.
The Egyptians trained baboons to wait on tables.
Of all the water on this planet (in oceans, lakes, rivers, clouds and so on) - only 3% is fresh water.
The natural colour of the flamingo is not pink. Flamingos are coloured by their food; blue-green algae that turns pink when digested.