Useless Information

Useless Information

All the information that you never needed, but sorta wanted to know.

  • Tallest Tree

    The tallest tree in the world is a redwood named Hyperion. Hyperion is 379.7 feet / 115.7 meters tall.


  • Shortest President

    James Madison (1809 - 1817) was the shortest President of the United States at 163 centimeters / 5 feet 4 inches.

    James Madison

  • Largest Egg

    The Whale Shark has the biggest egg in the world. The largest one recorded measured 30.5 centimeters / 12 inches long, 14 centimeters / 5.5 inches wide and 8.9 centimeters / 3.5 inches thick.

    Whale Shark

  • Smallest Monkey

    The pygmy marmoset is the worlds smallest monkey. It weighs just over 100 grams / 3.5 ounces.

    Pygmy Marmoset

  • Largest Lily Pad

    The Queen Victoria water lily is the worlds largest lily pad. It is native to Amazon River and grows up to 3 meters / 10 feet in diameter.

    Lily Pad

  • Athame

    The athame is one of the four elemental tools in Wicca. The other three elemental tools are the wand, the pentacle, and the chalice.


  • Tallest Grass

    The tallest grass in the world is bamboo. The largest timber bamboo can grow to over 30 meters / 98 feet tall.


  • Carrion Flowers

    Carrion flowers or stinking flowers emit an odor that smells like rotting flesh. They do this to attract flies and beetles to pollinate.

    Carrion Flower