to cause an object to leave the gravity of the earth, it needs to be launched at 11 kilometers per second (yes - per second), upwards. Ignoring the effect of air resistance...
you did want "random", "useless" yes?
there are plenty of words that begin with Q and don't have U as a second letter. Qi and qat for instance.
some farmyard knowledge...
cows can cry and a pigs orgasam can last 10 minutes
you burn 3.5 calories every time you laugh - not 4!!! and an ostriches eye is larger than its brain!!!