Fast Facts: Feb. 24

Arizona Daily Wildcat

  • Only about one-ninth of the mass of an iceberg is visible above the water. Nearly all its bulk remains hidden beneath the surface.
  • There are no cemeteries in San Francisco, Calif.
  • The risk of being struck by a falling meteorite for a human is one occurrence every 9,300 years.
  • China has been under communist rule for 60 years.
  • New York City was briefly the U.S. capital from 1789 to 1790.