The British once went to war over a sailor’s ear. It happened in 1739, when Britain launched hostilities against Spain because a Spanish officer had supposedly sliced off the ear of a ship’s captain named Robert Jenkins.
Picasso’s full name was: Pablo Diego Jose Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santisma Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso.
Penguins typically mate only once a year and lay one egg.
Very few species of shark, including the mako and great white, are warm blooded.
Most insects used in a film: 22 million bees in The Swarm.