October 25, 2006
• If the energy used to wind wristwatches worldwide could be harnessed, it could power a city the size of Cincinnati, Ohio.
• Despite their deadly reputation, more people are infected with rabies annually by deer than either bats or rats.
• The average recoil force from urination is 0.3 Newtons.
• If all of the mercury from tainted fish were collected worldwide, it would amount to less than a drop of the highly toxic material.
• Among the 50 most commonly-carried cable TV stations, C-SPAN is the least watched in every demographic except males 25-34, where it narrowly edges out both Lifetime and Oxygen.