7 years ago
TIL Buzz Aldrin’s mother’s maiden name was “Moon”
TIL that a Swedish man survived for two months in a car that had been snowed over. He ate only snow, and survived due a “igloo effect”.
TIL That there is a Roman Cup that changes colour when lit from different angles
TIL about Mitsuyasu Maeno, a Japanese porn star who got so mad at a corrupt politician for betraying far right nationalists and violating ancient samurai code that he kamikazed a plane into his house
TIL that the U.S. Navy lent the Village People a ship for a music video, hoping they would use it as a recruitment tool.
TIL that there is a system where cows can choose when they are milked. The whole process is automated, customized for each cow, and has seen cows living 30% longer than those at farms that use traditional methods.