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100 Interesting facts that will amaze you
Unless food is mixed with saliva you can’t taste it.
A female dolphin will assist in the birth of another’s baby dolphin.
Human saliva contains a painkiller called opiorphin that is six times more powerful than morphine.
If you Google ‘Zerg Rush’ Google will eat up the search results.
During pregnancy woman’s brain shrinks and it takes up to six months to regain its original size.
Putting sugar on a cut or wound reduces pain and speed up the healing process.
Loneliness weakens immunity, having family and friend’s increases immunity by 60%.
Temperature can affect appetite. A cold person is more likely to eat more food.
Your left lung is smaller than your right lung to make room for your heart.
The smell of freshly cut grass is actually the scent that plants release when in distress.
Each time you see a full moon you always see the same side
Soldiers from every country salute with their right hand.
All the blinking in one day equates to having your eyes closed for 30 minutes.
Human brain is more active during sleep than during the day.
85% of plant life is found in the ocean.
Sponges hold more cold water than hot
Fire usually moves faster uphill than downhill
Hummingbirds are the only bird that can fly backwards
A duck can’t walk without bobbing its head
A strawberry is the only fruit which seeds grow on the outside.
An elephants ears are used to regulate body temperature.
Reindeer hair is hollow inside like a tube
Your skin is the largest organ making up the human body
Cows don’t have upper front teeth
Black on yellow are the 2 colors with the strongest impact.
Apples are more effective at waking you up in the morning than coffee.
Australia is the only continent without an active volcano.Curly hair follicles are oval, while straight hair follicles are round.
A rainbow can only be seen in the morning or late afternoon.
Your most sensitive finger is your index finger.
Brazil is named after a tree.
A hard boiled eggs spin.
There is no butter in buttermilk.
Flamingos can bend their knees backwards.
Gold never erodes
Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning
Mars appears red because it’s covered in rust
Diary cows give more milk when they listen to calming music. It also relaxes the cows and decreases stress levels.
The stomach acids found in a snakes stomach can digest bones and teeth but not fur or hair.
Oak trees don’t produce acorns until they are 50 years old
Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete
The Atlantic Ocean is saltier than the Pacific
Not all your taste buds are on our tongue (10% are on the insides of you cheeks)
Sharks are immune to all known diseases
Carrots contain 0% fat
Hot water freezes quicker than cold water
Your most active muscles are in your eye
rain contains vitamin B12
Horses sleep standing up.
Crocodiles are color blind
Dogs sweat through the pads on their feet
Bananas grow pointing upwards.
Crocodiles swallow rocks to help them dive deeper
Bull’s can run faster uphill than down
A shark’s teeth are literally as hard as steel
Grasshoppers have white blood
Dirty snow melts quicker than clean snow
The water in the Dead Sea is so salty that it’s easier to float than sink
The most sung song is happy birthday
When recognizing a person’s face you use the right side of your brain
Men have 10% more red blood cells than women
When your face blushes so does your stomach lining
Kiwi birds are blind
The bones of a pigeon weigh less than its feathers
The most common disease is tooth decay
Giraffes has the highest blood pressure of any animal
Your right lung takes in more air than your left
Sharks never stop moving even when they sleep or rest
Giant tortoises can live in captivity longer than any other animal
Shrimps are all born male but slowly grow into females
Mosquitoes prefer children to adults and blondes to brunettes
90% of all volcanic activity occurs in the ocean
The first place in the world to allow women to vote New Zealand
72% of people eavesdrop
The most popular toothbrush color is blue
53% of women don’t leave home without makeup on
‘Fan’ is short for ‘fanatic’
Jellyfish don’t have a brain
A hippopotamus can run faster than a man
Camels have 3 eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand
Sheep won’t drink from running water
A camel can shut its nostrils during a desert sandstorm
Where are over 100 different viruses that cause the common cold
Every living thing on the Earth contains carbon
Only pregnant females polar bears hibernate
It takes 17 muscles to smile and 43 to frown
Once a women reaches the age of 30 they lose 1% of their bone mass every year thereafter (by the time a women is 50 she will have lost 20%)
The bigger the orange the sweeter and sweeter it is.
The world’s most expensive spice is saffron.
When hydrogen burns in the air, water is formed.
Newborns are more likely to turn their head to the right than to the left.
Apparently, if you eat a Polar Bear’s liver, you will die of a vitamin A overdose.
Your fingernails grow faster in cold weather.
Two days after they die, ants give off an odor which other ants pick up on. They come pick up the ant and carry it to an ant graveyard.
It is genetically impossible for a rose to come in color blue.
The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
Your ribs move about 5 million times a year, everytime you breathe.
Goldfish can see both infrared and ultraviolet light.
If you try to say the alphabet without moving your lips or tongue every letter will sound the same.
“Duff” is the decaying organic matter found on the forest floor.
Dim lights reduce your appetite.
Dragonflies have 6 legs but can’t walk