In Quebec, Sweden and Norway, advertising to children under the age of 12 is illegal.
Mickey Mouse has a sister named Amelia Fieldmouse.
Scientific studies have consistently failed to demonstrate that executions deter people from committing crime anymore than long prison sentences.
According to various international studies, the world’s most popular color is blue.
Pluto was named by an 11 year old girl named Venetia Burney.
According to a study conducted in the UK, teenagers without Internet access at home are educationally disadvantaged.
In Peru, there’s a billboard that creates drinkable water out of thin air.
In the Middle Ages, beer was consumed more than water as consuming alcohol was safer than drinking polluted water.
In 1863, Venezuela became the first modern country to abolish the death penalty for all crimes.
The Mosque of Paris helped Jews escape the Nazis by giving them Muslim IDs during WWII.