June 20, 2005
• A standard sized kitchen sponge is home to 75,000 different kinds of bacteria.
• Even if it were powered by the most futuristic propulsion systems foreseeable, the Death Star would take a week to go from zero to 60 miles per hour.
• The heaviest recorded rat weighed 26.2 pounds, and was found in a sewer in New York City.
• Only one in five people with a nautical tattoo has ever been on a boat.
• "The Little Engine that Could" by Watty Piper is the best selling children's book of all time.