Skip to content
Internet Fact Database
Menu and widgets
A US flag that went on two separate moon missions hangs in NASA’s mission control room.
If you keep a goldfish in a dark room, it will lose its color.
The average cost to turn over a hotel room in the U.S. and keep it operational is between US$30 to US$40 a day.
Your left lung is smaller than your right lung to make room for your heart.
The room of a WW1 French soldier is still untouched since 1918.
In 1971, Evita Peron’s body was exhumed and flown to Spain, where Argentina’s Ex-President Juan Peron and his new wife kept the corpse in their dining room.
Even though the Hindenburg was inflated with 7 million cubic feet of highly flammable hydrogen gas, it had a smoking room.
There is an island known as “Just Room Enough Island” that has just enough room for a tree and a house.
Albert Einstein cheated on his wife, belittled her scientific achievements, and refused to help out around the house and made her sign a contract in which she would agree to leave the room or stop talking if he told her to.
There’s a secret room inside Lincoln’s head in Mount Rushmore that was meant to be a vault of American history, but the sculptor died before it could be completed. Over 50 years later, it was partially completed by 4 generations of his family.
Salvador Dalí made a painting for the prisoners at Rikers Island (NY), which hung in the prison dining room for 15 years. In 2003, the painting was stolen by 4 guards.
By the end of his brilliant and tortured life, inventor Nikola Tesla was penniless and living in a small NYC hotel room.
The artist formerly known as Prince was obsessed with lavender and that’s how you knew he was entering a room: you would smell the lavender.
When Vincent Van Gogh shot himself in the chest with a revolver, he walked home, saw two doctors, but there was no surgeon to remove the bullet. The doctors left him alone smoking his pipe in his room. He died two days later.
Richard Nixon’s chair was 2.5 inches higher than everyone else’s in the Cabinet Room.
The British Library keeps its collection of over 60 million newspapers in an airtight room with low oxygen so they can’t catch fire.
A secret room under the Medici Chapel is covered in charcoal sketches by Michelangelo, who lived there for three months while hiding from the Pope.
All the people on earth can fit standing shoulder-to-shoulder on the island of Maui (Hawaii, US), with room for more
If you keep a Goldfish in the dark room, it will eventually turn white.
Glass in a window is actually still liquid at room temperature and will become thicker at the bottom of the pane over time.