September 26, 2005
• If current trends continue, the number of hours spent on video games world wide will exceed the number of hours spent on board games in the year 2008.
• Dried beans have 12 percent less protein per gram than canned beans, even before being re-hydrated.
• More species have gone extinct in the last 100 years than in any other 100 year period in the history of the earth.
• There are only three species of ant that can lift more than ten times their own weight.
• Fluorescent light bulbs produce a small but measurable amount of X-ray radiation.