July 18, 2005
• Creating the pull tab on a soda can accounts for 61 percent of the cost of manufacturing.
• A fish can pull back against a fishing line with up to three times its body weight.
• One in 12 Americans doesn't believe the moon landing took place, as compared to one in nine non-Americans.
• Inter-nation fighting over the spice saffron has led to the deaths of more than 80,000 people since the start of the common era.
• A single queen bee can produce a 500-bee hive in less than 72 hours.