If you suffer from geophagia then you have a compulsive urge to eat soil.
The African baobab tree (adansonia digitata) blossom opens only to moonlight and it is pollinated by bats .. the fruit bats.
Clint Eastwood's roll of Dirty Harry was turned down by Paul Newman, John Wayne, Robert Mitchum and Frank Sinatra.
According to sales, 17,000 individual 'smarties' are eaten every minute in the UK. (2006)
The life of an eyelash is about 6 weeks.