Mr. Potato Head

  Long before Mr. Potato Head was featured on 'Toy Story', it was on television. In fact, it was the first toy to have a TV commercial back in 1952.  

How the liver works

  The liver is one of the largest organs in the body so it receives a lot of blood. The liver uses this blood supply to perform many functions, such...

Albert Einstein was asked to become President of Israel.

  Following the death of the first president of Israel, Chaim Weizmann, Prime Minister Ben Gurion asked Albert Einstein to become the next president in a letter. Albert Einstein respectfully...

A lightning bolt has enough energy to cook 100,000 pieces of toast.

  A typical bolt of lightning can produce over 5 billion joules of energy which could power a 1000 watt two-slice toaster for 84,000 minutes. During that time, you could...
Margay Cat

The margay can hang from tree branches.

  You've probably seen a cat climb up a tree but have you ever seen a cat cross a tree branch upside down with its back to the ground? Margays...
Mc Donalds Toys

McDonald’s is the largest toy distributor in the world.

  Every year, McDonald's - yes, the food chain - distributes 1.5 million toys every year. About 20 percent of its sales go to Happy Meals which were first invented...
terracotta yo-yo

The Greeks invented the yo-yo

  The yo-yo, which is considered the second oldest toy in the world, was invented by the Greeks. The yo-yos were decorated with pictures of Greek gods and passed on...

You can drive bulldozers for fun in Las Vegas.

  Dig This' is a heavy equipment playground in Las Vegas where you can drive bulldozers or excavators in a vacant lot for at least 90 minutes.  

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