Africa Art Installation

The Mystery Hut Playing “Africa” by Toto For All Eternity

Of all the art installations in the world, this one takes the cake! In the middle of the Namib desert, there is a speaker system set up playing "Africa" by Toto on repeat forever! If you want to find it, good luck because the location is undisclosed...

Top Facts Lists

100 Mind Blowing Space Facts

100 Interesting Space Facts That’ll Blow Your Mind

We've literally searched the universe for the most amazing space facts, including facts about the planets in our solar system, moons, the Milky Way, and beyond! We're pretty sure #100 will make you smile!

1000 Interesting & Random Facts

1000 Random & Interesting Facts About Literally Everything

That's right, you didn't misread, here we have one thousand random & interesting facts about literally everything! We've spent months researching the biggest & best list of interesting facts. Enjoy!

100 Amazing Facts You Never Knew

100 Utterly Amazing Facts You Never Knew

Some facts are common knowledge, like never eating yellow snow, whilst some are rather unknown, like the fact that cheetahs love the smell of Calvin Klein. Today we make these unknown facts known, with these 100 utterly amazing facts!

200 Fun Facts That Will Actually Make Your Life Better

200 Fun Facts That’ll Actually Make Your Life Better

Do you ever wonder how many times you've walked around the world? Or where your smallest bone is? And what is a Jesus Nut!? Well, get your answers here with these 200 random, fun facts that will actually make your life better!

Animal Facts

Knabstrupper Horse Facts

10 Wild Facts About Knabstrupper Horses

Knabstruppers are among the more unique-looking breeds of horses - they have an interesting spotty appearance. If you've never heard about this horse breed, learn about them here with these 10 most interesting facts about Knabstrupper horses!

Wild Woodpecker Facts

Why Do Woodpeckers Peck Wood?

Woodpeckers, like any other birds, have unique traits. Their pecking behavior is definitely one of them. Have you ever wondered why woodpeckers peck? Their pecking behavior is based on logical reasons. In fact, that behavior is crucial for their lifestyle. Here are 6 reasons why woodpeckers peck wood!

Sheffield's Mascot was an Elephant

Lizzie the Elephant, Sheffield’s WWI Industrial Mascot

During the First World War, the sheer number of steel produced in Sheffield was crucial to the military industrial machine. As such, scrap metal collecting was commonplace in Sheffield. One wartime icon of Sheffield would come from the steel industry named Lizzie the Indian Elephant!

Crazy facts about Rhinos

20 Fascinating Facts About Rhinos That You Should Know

The word rhinoceros means “horned nose” and they once roamed and made their homes in North America and Europe. Now rhinos can only be found in Asia and Africa. Find out more about these ancient one horned beasts with this extensive list of rhino facts!

10 Fun Facts About Komodo Dragons

10 Interesting Facts About Komodo Dragons

Komodo dragons are the largest living lizards on the planet. They are fearsome creatures with a reputation for being strong, aggressive and deadly hunters. But they're not all bad - they love swimming and playing... Here are the top 10 facts about Komodo dragons!

Crazy Elephant Rampage

The Drunken Elephant Rampage That Killed 3 People

There are a fair few animals in the animal kingdom who love a good tipple, and elephants are no exception to this. Usually, drunken animals tend to get a little leery – just like their human counterparts. However, this particular animal binge sesh ended with a bit of a darker twist.

Celebrity Facts

Facts About Camila Cabello

35 Fun Facts About Camila Cabello

Once member of the girl group Fifth Harmony, Camila Cabello has since gone solo, and there seems to be no stopping her. Find out more about this talented singer-songwriter with these 35 fun facts about Camila Cabello!

Top Amazing Facts about Post Malone

30 Underrated Facts About Post Malone

Love him or hate him, you probably know who Post Malone is! This artist got started at a young age and hasn't stopped. Find out all the random facts here about Post Malone like how he got his start, and the surprising way he got his stage name. 

Food & Drink Facts

Terrific Tony the Tiger Facts

Grrrrreat Facts About Tony the Tiger!

Tony the Tiger is pretty much the king of the advertisement mascots, but how much do you actually know about him? Well, here at The Fact Site, we pride ourselves on finding out these obscure details so you don't have to! Read on for the backstory and history of Tony the Tiger!

Surprising Spinach Facts

30 Splendid Facts About Spinach

Thanks to Popeye the Sailor Man, we know spinach is a great source of nutrition that keeps us strong! But there’s so many more health benefits to it that you probably are unaware of. Additionally, we’ll tell you the best way to consume spinach so you get the most out of this superfood!

Fruity Facts about Froot Loops

5 Fantastic Facts About Froot Loops

As a kid, your favorite cereals were no doubt the ones with the highest sugar content! And with the colorful aspect of Froot Loops, that makes them even more fun to eat. So how about a little throwback of information about our favorite childhood cereal? These will blow your mind!

The Weirdest Trial Ever!

The Bizarre Salem Tomato Trials

We all know the Salem Witch Trials. But did you know they also held a trial for tomatoes? Back then, tomatoes were thought to be poisonous, so no one ate them! But one person set out to prove that they weren't so bad after all - read his success story!

The World's Most Expensive Fruit

What Is The World’s Most Expensive Fruit?

Fruit is meant to be a good part of a balanced diet, so even if you do end up spending a few bucks more on your favorite fruit, at least it’s for a worthy cause. But what if I told you there was a fruit worth thousands of dollars?

Insane Record-Breaking Food Challenges

Facts About 9 Insane Record-Breaking Food Challenges

Competitive eating is something that intrigues, interests and disgusts in equal measure. Well here we cover crazy record-breaking food challenges from around the world. From cow brains & cockroaches to stinting nettles, find out what it takes to smash a record!

Health & Body Facts

Sleep Deprivation Effects Body

Effects of Sleep Deprivation on Your Body

Many people consider puffy and dark under-eye circles as the worst consequence of their sleep-deprived lifestyle; however, they are just the tip of an iceberg. Here we are going to look at the negative consequences of sleep deprivation.

What do blind people dream about?

What Do Blind People Dream About?

Have you ever wondered how blind people dream? This brings up questions like do the blind actually dream visually or are their dreams rooted in the senses available to them; sounds, noises, tastes, feelings? We did a little bit of research into the results are fascinating!

Travel & Tourism Facts

Surprising Facts about Monaco

Marvelous Facts & History About Monaco

Nestled along the beautiful French Riviera on the Mediterranean Sea, the Monte-Carlo is dazzling everyone with its elegance and luxury. Along with France and its unique charm, Monaco is a top destination for celebrities, superstars and rich people.

Street Name Meanings

What’s The Difference Between an Avenue, Street & Road?

What’s in a street name? Quite a lot actually... Here we have an extremely useful infographic that looks at the differences between roads, avenues, streets & lanes, along with some famous examples. You'll also learn more about unusual roads like crescents, courts & mews.

Cat Island - Japan Facts

Why Are There Cat Islands in Japan?

If you're a cat person, there's a place for you in Japan! In this unique country, they have not one, not even just two, but eleven islands dedicated to cats! Check out the story to these islands and maybe get inspired to book your trip there!

Amazing Facts About Canada

50 Friendly Facts About Canada

Canada is no doubt one of the world’s most likable countries! You may already know Canada for it for its array of wildlife , but there’s more to this country that you might not know. Here we have the top 50 facts about Canada.

Fun Facts About Saint Lucia

30 Fun Facts About The Caribbean Island, Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia is an island located in the Caribbean Sea, and although thousands of people make it a destination for their vacations every year, the average person doesn't know a whole lot about this island. Here are 30 facts you didn't know!

Fascinating Facts about the Statue of LIberty

20 Liberating Facts About The Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty was a beacon of hope for immigrants who came to America and is now one of the most famous landmarks in the United States. There's an impressive history to this giant statue, so here are some educative facts on the Statue of Liberty!

Space Facts

Educational Facts about Telescopes

24 Terrific Facts About The Telescope

Have you ever looked up and wondered what that shimmering ball of light in the sky actually is, or how it looks? The telescope has been around for centuries. But how much do you actually know about it? Here we look at 24 facts about the gateway to the stars!

Crazy facts about Space Shuttles

26 Facts About Space Shuttles That Are Outta This World!

There's so much mystery surrounding the wonder of space exploration. While we may not be able to solve them all, we can learn about the crazy science of how we get there! Check out these educational facts about space shuttles.

Recent Facts

Amazing Facts about Lizards

12 Delightful Facts About Lizards

Lizards are often seen in the wild, but in some countries they are kept as pets too. Whether you have an interest in reptiles or you’re wondering about getting a pet lizard and want to know more, there are many fun and interesting facts about lizards which will blow your mind!

Surprising Facts about 7up

Bubbling Facts About 7 Up

7 Up is among the top soda brands in the world! Around since 1929, 7Up has had plenty of time to make a name for itself, and that’s exactly what it did! But being around for so long also means there’s an interesting history to learn, and facts to be read!

Fascinating History of Douglas Bader

The World War II Ace Pilot with No Legs

World War II certainly had many war heroes of it's time. One that has stood out above the rest was a man called Douglas Bader. What made him special? Well, he was a pilot - with no legs! Read all about his story and accomplishments here!

Jack Avery Facts & Bio

30 Fun Facts About Jack Avery Every Fan Needs To Know

As a member of the popular boy band “Why Don’t We,” Jack Avery is certainly one to watch. Like most fans, you probably want to know the background of your favorite band member! So check out these 30 fun facts about Jack Avery!

Debunking hydration and drinking your own blood

Can You Stay Hydrated By Drinking Blood?

So this is a bit of a strange question really, but at the same time it is somewhat logical to think you could do this. Before we talk about whether or not blood would hydrate you, we’ve got to first think about whether it’s safe to actually drink at all!

The Truth Behind Jack the Ripper

Who Was Jack the Ripper, Really?

By no means was Jack the Ripper the first serial killer. However, until this madman struck, his was the first case to stir up worldwide media frenzy. Even over 100 years later, everyone knows his nickname and the mystery surrounding these attacks are scrutinized. And that’s the million dollar question: Who was Jack the Ripper?

More Popular Facts

24 Weird Notes, Coins & Currency

24 Weird Coins, Notes and Types of Currency

What does cheese, snakes, tulips & teeth have in common? If you haven't guessed by now, they've all been used as a form of currency! Well over the years there have been many weird forms of currency, as well as strange notes and coins. Here are 24 of the most interesting!

Facts About R2-D2 and C-3PO

Facts About Everyone’s Favorite Droids: R2-D2 and C-3PO

One thing I love about the Star Wars universe is the way characters are coupled with each other. There's Luke and Leia, Han and Chewie, Vader and Sidious - and, of course, R2D2 and C-3PO. In a galaxy full of icons and iconic moments, these two droids are about as iconic as you can get!

Cat Island - Japan Facts

Why Are There Cat Islands in Japan?

If you're a cat person, there's a place for you in Japan! In this unique country, they have not one, not even just two, but eleven islands dedicated to cats! Check out the story to these islands and maybe get inspired to book your trip there!

10 Foods that will help eliminate anxiety

10 Surprising Foods That Help Eliminate Anxiety

There are countless people in the world living with various forms of mental illness. With anxiety quite common, people turn to numerous drugs, herbal remedies, and foods to try to soothe their discomfort. Let's look at some of the best foods you can eat that will help you with anxiety!

Crazy Ivysaur Facts

Pokemon: 30 Ivysaur Facts

Ivysaur is one of the more under-appreciated Pokémon out there. Sure, Ivysaur might not look as blasé as Charmeleon or as tough as Wartortle, but Ivysaur is one powerful Pokémon for a second-stage starter. Here are the top thirty interesting facts about Ivysaur.

Crazy Elephant Rampage

The Drunken Elephant Rampage That Killed 3 People

There are a fair few animals in the animal kingdom who love a good tipple, and elephants are no exception to this. Usually, drunken animals tend to get a little leery – just like their human counterparts. However, this particular animal binge sesh ended with a bit of a darker twist.

Insane Coincidences You Won't Believe

10 Crazy Coincidences That Are Hard To Believe

Coincidence is something that's bound to strike us sooner or later - it's is just a natural part of life. Even so, there are times when there are coincidences so crazy that it makes you stop and wonder. Here are 10 coincidences that are so crazy they are hard to believe!

100 Mind Blowing Space Facts

100 Interesting Space Facts That’ll Blow Your Mind

We've literally searched the universe for the most amazing space facts, including facts about the planets in our solar system, moons, the Milky Way, and beyond! We're pretty sure #100 will make you smile!

Insane Record-Breaking Food Challenges

Facts About 9 Insane Record-Breaking Food Challenges

Competitive eating is something that intrigues, interests and disgusts in equal measure. Well here we cover crazy record-breaking food challenges from around the world. From cow brains & cockroaches to stinting nettles, find out what it takes to smash a record!

Amazing Diving at this Artificial Reef

The Great Carrier Reef – The Largest Fabricated Reef Ever!

We’ve heard of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, but one diver’s paradise we’ve not heard about is the Great Carrier Reef. 24 miles from the coast on Pensacola, sat at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico, is the USS Oriskany - an 888-foot former US Navy Aircraft Carrier.

Amazing Health Benefits of Swimming

7 Surprising Health Benefits of Swimming

There are so many amazing benefits of swimming, health related and other. It is beneficial for your body – you can get fit, ease back into fitness after an injury and you can swim while pregnant! Keep reading to see these 7 health benefits of regular swimming.

Fun Kakapo Facts

20 Little Known Facts About the Rare Kakapo

Never heard of a Kakapos? There is good reason for that - they are one of the world’s rarest birds. After reading these facts, you will love them so much, and you may even be ready visit New Zealand to see one alive. Here are 20 rarest facts about Kakapos.