Useless Knowledge Recap
by AJ Silver
posted May 17 2013 4:50PM
Q: Next to man what is the most intelligent creature on earth?
A: The Porpoise
Q: How did we come to have the Slinky?
A: Slinkys were invented by an airplane mechanic; he was playing with engine parts and realized the possible secondary use of one of the springs.
Q: An airport in England used to do this on runways to scare birds away?
A: Gloucestershire airport in England used to blast Tina Turner songs on its runways to scare birds away.
Q: What is the largest dessert in North America?
A: The Chihuahua Desert is the largest desert in North America, and is over 200,000 square miles.
Q: What can imitate the calls of a Hawk?
A: Blue Jays