There's a reason why people say that reality is mysterious. The world may be a fairly fascinating place, with its impressive creations and natural curiosities. People and places can shock you in unexpected ways, just like when you think you've become too cynical and know it. Do you want to know how long it would take to travel to the moon? Or where a quarter of your body's bones are found?

The fact is the globe is full of fascinating, amusing, as well as interesting information, with roughly 190 countries worldwide and over 7.8 billion people (including vegetation, mammals, and other things). The biggest proportion of pet owners is mostly on the planet. Do you want to learn more about the planet and its ever-increasing population? Continue reading to discover some fascinating facts about the History of the Earth, today, and the future.

Isn't everyone against nasty killer robots? Unfortunately, the United States isn't (apparently). Want to know more about that as well as 29 more weird global facts? Keep scrolling!

WEIRD WORLD A German court ruled that you can actually get into a workplace accident at home. One man walked from his bed to his desk, fell, and broke his back - and the court ruled that, indeed, this was a workplace accident. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD The city of Vancouver renamed a beach in honor of a barge that's been stuck there. The barge in question had stayed for over a month, so the city put up sign saying Barge Chilling Beach. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD A guy found a frog in a box of lettuce and decided to keep it as a pet. Не named the frog Tony - Tony somehow turned up in a lettuce box from Whole Foods and, mercifully, his life was spared. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD Taylor Swift got beat out by a bunch of birds on a Top 50 list. Apparently, an album of the sounds of endangered birds, called Songs of Disappearance, was #3 on Australia's chart of top 50 albums, beating out Taylor Swift. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD The Mexican government seized 380,000 boxes of Kellogg's cereal. The reason? According to the government, cartoons on the boxes violate laws aimed at improving childrens' diets. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD A guy in India ordered a passport cover from Amazon, and got a passport with it. HRP REPUBLIC OF INDIA Amazingly, customer support just told him that it will not be repeated and we will instruct the seller to be very careful next time. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD Police were in a comically, incredibly slow street chase in Indiana. PUR A guy stole a street sweeper, so cops chased him at a thrilling and cinematic 10-15 mph. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD Ghislaine Maxwell did something bone-chillingly terrifying in court. When the court artist sketched her, she looked right into his eyes and sketched him back. Truly, Nietzsche was right - surprisingly literally so. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD Iran might impose sanctions on the US over its treatment of Black people. BLACK LIVES BLACK MATTER 400YFRS OF SLAVERY AND STILL NO JUSTICE LIVES MATTER 42 Apparently, the Islamic Republic of Iran has serious concerns about police brutality against Black people in the United States. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD In a Montreal school, staff stripped students all the way down to their underwear. AUF CUR It was a truly ridiculous attempt at searching them for vaping products. CRACKED.COM

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