Some species of bamboo over 3'' feet in height in a day. That's over 1.5" feet in one hour!!
Bamboo absorbs carbon dioxide and releases over 30% more oxygen into the atmosphere compared to an equivalent mass of trees.
Pollution is one of the biggest killers, affecting more than 100 million worldwide
The amount of water on Earth is constant, and continually recycled over time: some of the water you drink will have passed through a dinosaur.
27,000 trees are felled each day for toilet paper.
There is no known scientific way of predicting earthquakes. The most reliable method is to count the number of missing cats in the local paper: if it trebles, an earthquake is imminent.