A few more..
New Zealand was the first country to give women the vote.
When they are in the sky they are meteors, when they hit earth they become meteorites.
The Sun is gradually getting hotter over time. In about 100 million years or so it will be hot enough on Earth for the oceans to boil away, followed by Earth's atmosphere. I'm guessing that will kind of put an end to snowboarding!
The Declaration of Independence was written on Hemp paper.