Most department stores tend to play slower music, in order to slow down customers and keep them shopping longer. The opposite is true for restaurants.
A small town in Italy actually has a fountain that serves free wine.
Chernobyl and the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill have been attributed to a lack of sleep.
It was once considered sacrilegious to use a fork.
Finland has more saunas than cars.
There’s an entire family in Italy that feels almost no pain.
The Staten Island restaurant Enoteca Maria employs grandmas as chefs.
A 2012 study published in the journal PLoS ONE found that men who are feeling stressed out prefer women with curvier figures.
Danes once bred a pig to look like the flag.
France has a dozen time zones.