Just a bunch of random facts. What else did you expect?
- Every year approximately 2,500 lefthanded people are killed by using object or machinery designed for righthanded people.
- Turtles can breathe through their butts
- It’s estimated that at any one time around 0.7% of the world’s population is drunk.
- The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp (marijuana) paper.
- It would take 1.2 million mosquitoes biting you simultaneously to drain all your blood.
- Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin lookalike contest.
- An adult giraffe’s kick is so powerful that it can decapitate a lion.
- By age 20 we lose 20% of our sense of smell. By age 60 it is 60%
- The brain continues sending electrical wave signals for 37 hours after death
- During World War II, The very first bomb dropped on Berlin By The Allies killed The only elephant in The Berlin Zoo.
- Jews, on average, have a 0.2cm longer nose than the rest of the population.
- More people are killed by falling coconuts every year then shark attacks
- If you keep a Goldfish in a dark room, it will eventually turn white
- The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
- The clown fish has the ability to change its sex. If a breeding female dies, the male fish will change its sex and mate with another male.