Today, Germany legalized same-sex marriage. http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_GERMANY_GAY_MARRIAGE?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2017-06-30-05-11-12 AdvertisementsRead more "Fun fact 6/30/2017"
Of the 11 consolidated city-county governments in the United States, San Francisco is the only one in California. http://www.nlc.org/list-of-consolidated-city-county-governmentsRead more "Fun fact 6/29/2017"
Malaysia has nine sultans from nine families, each of whom control one of the nine historical Malay provinces, and who also take turns serving five-year terms as Yana di-Pertuan Agong, the head of state of the entire country. The sultans meet three times a year, and are considered guardians of the culture and religion of […]Read more "Fun fact 6/27/2017"
According to Patricia Hitchcock, Alfred Hitchcock’s daughter, Shadow of a Doubt was his favorite of his films. Beyond Doubt: The Making of Hitchcock’s Favorite Film. Dir. Laurent Bouzereau. Perf. Peter Bogdanovich, Robert F. Boyle, Hume Cronyn. Universal Studios Home Video, 2000. DVD.Read more "Fun fact 6/22/2017"
For more than 250 days of 2016, Costa Rica ran entirely on renewables. It was the second year running that the Central American country of 4.9 million people powered itself on 100% renewable electricity for more than two thirds of the year. https://www.google.com/amp/amp.weforum.org/agenda/2017/04/costa-rica-ran-entirely-on-renewable-energy-for-more-than-250-days-last-yearRead more "Fun fact 6/19/2017"
In Toronto, raccoons live 150 per square km – 50 times the density of rural raccoons. http://animaltourism.com/news/2012/02/16/raccoons-love-torontoRead more "Fun fact 6/17/2017"