East St. Louis, Illinois has a higher murder rate than Honduras, the country with the highest murder rate in the world.
More people have been to the moon than the bottom of the ocean.
In Norway, all prisoners have access to the internet, even in their cells.
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.