October 14, 2004
• The 1992 debates including Ross Perot were the only debates hosted by the Commission on Presidential Debates to include more than two candidates.
• Excluding acronyms, there are no English words with the same letter three times in a row.
• The combined mass of all the ants in the world is greater than that of all other insects combined.
• Over the past 20 years, the world's fastest supercomputers have held that title for an average of 6 weeks.
• Ion propulsion systems under development at NASA accelerate slower than an average automobile, but can reach top speeds over half the speed of light on long trips.