Facts Today

1. The only nation whose name begins with an “A” but doesn’t end in an “A” is Afghanistan.

2. The Pacific Ocean contains about 25,000 islands.

3. The shortest war in history was between Zanzibar and England in 1896. Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.

4.Grenades were invented in China over 1,000 years ago.

5. There are 10 human body parts that are only 3 letters long (eye hip arm leg ear toe jaw rib lip gum).

6. 0.7% of Americans are currently in prison@