Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts Interesting Facts

Here are some interesting, but true facts, that you may or may not have known

  1. An eyeball weighs about 1 ounce.
  2. You use 14 muscles to smile and 43 to frown. Keep Smiling!
  3. 250 people have fallen off the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  4. Tiger shark embroyos fight each other in their mother’s womb. The survivor is born.
  5. The body has 2-3 million sweat glands.
  6. The average person spends two weeks waiting for a traffic light to change.
  7. Octopus have three hearts.
  8. It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery had in it to begin with.
  9. Koalas and humans are the only animals that have finger prints.
  10. The tip of a bullwhip moves so fast that the sound it makes is actually a tiny sonic boom.
  11. About 75 acres of pizza are eaten in in the U.S. everyday.
  12. Mosquitos are more attracted to the color blue than any other color.
  13. The word “set” has the most number of definitions in the English language; 192 Slugs have four noses.
  14. There are as many chickens on earth as there are humans.
  15. A 75 year old person will have slept about 23 years.
  16. The Statue of Liberty’s index finger is eight feet long.
  17. Bamboo can grow up to 3 ft in 24 hours.
  18. A Blue whale’s tongue weighs more than an elephant.
  19. Most cats are left pawed.
  20. Sperm whales have the biggest brains; 20 lbs.
  21. 1 in 2,000,000,000 people will live to be 116 or old.
  22. If you ate too many carrots, you would turn orange.
  23. The world’s largest Montessori school is in India, with 26,312 students in 2002.
  24. There are 200,000,000 insects for every one human.
  25. Former president Bill Clinton only sent 2 emails in his entire 8 year presidency.
  26. The largest recorded snowflake was 15 Inch wide and 8 Inch thick. It fell in Montana in 1887.
  27. Kangaroos can’t walk backwards.
  28. Sharks can live up to 100 years.
  29. One type of hummingbird weighs less than a penny.
  30. Boeing 747’s wing span is longer than the Wright brother’s first flight. The Wright brother’s invented the airplane.