Interesting facts you should know!!

  1. In one year, the average person walks a total of four miles making their bed.
  2. In the movie Toy Story, Andy didn’t have a father because human characters were too expensive to animate.

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  3. 25,000,000 of your cells died while you were reading this sentence.
  4. The average person will spend a year of their life looking for misplaced items.
  5. When polled, 88% of people said that they use their cellphones simply to avoid others walking by them.
  6. A 99-year-old man divorced his 96-year-old wife after 77 years of marriage because he discovered that she had an affair in the 1940’s.
  7. Baboons were once trained by the Egyptians to wait on tables.
  8. If we put a giant mirror 10 light years away from the Earth and looked at it through a telescope, theoretically we’d see 20 years into the past.
  9. Jackie Chan‘s mother was an opium smuggler and his father was a spy.
  10. Blue whales are so big, that a human can swim through their largest veins and arteries.
  11. Due to the warming of the oceans and higher temperatures, crabs are in Antarctic water for the first time in 30 million years.
  12. Singing when tensed helps you avoid anxiety and depression.
  13. Chocolate is good for your teeth– it can help fight against bacteria in the mouth and stop dental decay.
  14. The word ‘Never’ is said 73 times in Justin Bieber‘s song “Never Say Never”.
  15. Smiling is contagious.
  16. When male and female wolves mate usually stay together for life — They are devoted parents and maintain sophisticated family ties.
  17. Studies show that children who are better liars tend to become more successful as adults.
  18. The world’s largest burrito was created in November of 2010 and weighted 12,785 pounds.
  19. The human body is better suited for two four-hour sleep cycles rather than one eight-hour one.
  20. LEGO is the world’s number one tire manufacturer. They produce over 306 million tiny tires in a year.
  21. 85% of the world’s human population makes less than $200 a month.
  22. When an Emperor penguin finds its mate, they stay together forever.
  23. The state of Texas has over 430 ghost towns.
  24. Breathing the air in Mumbai, India for one day is the equivalent of smoking 2.5 packs of cigarettes.
  25. The average prison meal is more nutritious than the average school lunch.
  26. McDonald’s used to sell pizza in 1980s.
  27. People who play videogames are less likely to have nightmares.
  28. Playing with puppies and kittens has been proven to relieve stress and help students perform better on tests.
  29. The Brazilian Wandering Spider‘s bite can cause an erection that lasts for 4 hours. 😀
  30. The average man spends about 1 year of his life staring at woman. 😉
  31. Every hour, about 12,500 puppies are born in the United States of America.
  32. In 2005, a UK woman delivered twins that had two different fathers- A chance in 1 out of if 13,000 cases.
  33. The largest cell in the human body is the female egg, while the smallest is the male sperm.
  34. Sloppy handwriting by doctors are responsible for over 7,000 deaths every year.
  35. A bit is taken out of the ‘Apple’ logo to provide scale, so that the apple wouldn’t be mistaken for a cherry.
  36. If you can form a survival plan consisting of 5 items that would help you during a zombie apocalypse, you can win a $1,000 scholarship.
  37. The brain Naturally craves 4 things: FOOD, SEX, WATER & SLEEP.
  38. Sloppy handwriting by doctors are responsible for over 7,000 death every year.
  39. After Popeye The Sailor Man became popular, spinach consumption in the United States increased by 33%.
  40. In 1939, The New York Times predicted that Television would fail because people wouldn’t have time to stop and stare at a T.V screen.
  41. Females learn to talk earlier, use sentences earlier and tend to read quicker than males.
  42. Mosquitoes don’t just bite you — They also urinate on you after sucking your blood. 😦
  43. An Oregon man was once jailed and fine $1,500 for collecting rainwater — Rain is considered as ” Property of the State”. Weird!!
  44. Trees can send warning signals to other tree about insect attacks.
  45. Baboons have been known to kidnap puppies and raise them as pets.
  46. Prescription drugs kill more people each year than heroin and cocaine combined.
  47. In the beginning of Iron Man. Tony Stark’s captors are revealing the entire movie plot in the national language of Pakistan called ‘Urdu’.
  48. Norway has no minimum wage rule, and McDonald’s workers make between 95-140+ kroner ($16-24 USD) per hour depending on their age.
  49. Staring at brest daily can extend a man’s life by 5 years. 🙂
  50. Women cry an average of 30 to 64 times a year, men cry an average of 6 times a year.

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