Trivia Thread

Dec 2018
1,435
Tempe, AZ
The Volkswagen Touareg (German pronunciation: [ˈtuːaʁɛk]) is an mid-size luxury SUV produced by German automaker Volkswagen since 2002 at the Volkswagen Bratislava Plant. The vehicle was named after the nomadic Tuareg people, inhabitants of the Saharan interior in North Africa.



 
Oct 2019
144
San Bernardino, CA
The Empire State building weighs 350,000 tons.

I so incredibly smart! This was a trivia question with NO multiple choice answers. I 1st was thinking 300-400KT, but settled for 400KT for my final answer. Not bad, eh?
 
Oct 2019
144
San Bernardino, CA
Whilst treating a skin fungus on my chest with Selsun Blue shampoo, I was curious about how many actual types of fungus there are, so I looked it up:

Fungal habitats include soil, water, and organisms that may harbor large numbers of understudied fungi, estimated to outnumber plants by at least 6 to 1. More recent estimates based on high-throughput sequencing methods suggest that as many as 5.1 million fungal species currently exist. :oops:

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