Wind energy is mostly harnessed by wind turbines, which are as high as a 20-story building and have three blades roughly 200-feet long.
The words “The United States of America” appear a dozen times on a $100 bill. You can easily see two instances. The rest may require a magnifying glass since they circle the oval surrounding Ben Franklin.
J.P. Morgan had so much money that he bailed out the U.S. Government twice and Wall Street once.
A penny costs 2.4 cents to produce.
Shortly after Christmas 1931 the small town of Tenino, Washington, received permission from Congress to print their own money to stave off the impacts of the Great Depression. Paper was in short supply, thus they used wood.
The vast majority of all the gold currently in circulation has been found since 1910.
Gisele Bündchen’s diamond-and-ruby lingerie, worn for the 2000 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, was the most expensive bra-and-panties set ever made. It was valued at $15 million. Long Island’s London Jewelers made the 2011 and 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fantasy Bras worn by Miranda Kerr and Alessandra Ambrosio respectively.
A Tibetan mastiff puppy sold for $1.6 million in January 2017. More of a cat person? An Ashera kitty can cost upward of $100,000.
Work in the financial sector? You enjoy one of the safest jobs around. Moneymen have a one out of 100 chance of suffering a nonfatal injury on the job.
Real power: a rat has a biting pressure of about 7,000 pounds per square inch. a dog possesses only 1,000 psi.