Random Facts

~The bee hummingbird weighs less than a penny.

~Rain has never been recorded in some parts of Chile.

~A 75-year-old person will have slept for about 25 years.

~Mosquitos are more attracted to dark colors like black or dark blue.

~Sharks can live up to 100 years.

~The Statue of Liberty’s index finger is 8 feet long.

~When water freezes, it expands by 10%.

~When frogs throw up, they throw up their entire stomach.

~William Buckland was the first to name a dinosaur.

~New Jersey is the most densely populated state in the US.

~In an Indiana State Prison, the authorities allow the murderers to adopt cats into their cells.

~George Washington’s dentures were carved out of hippopotamus ivory.

~The longest word in the English language is Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis which means a disease caused by inhaling volcanic ash.

~The first animal to orbit the moon was a tortoise.

~The oldest woman to give birth ever was 66 years old.

~A baby porcupine is called a porcupette.

~You can burn 11 calories an hour when you chew gum.

~What is known as a French kiss in the United States is known as an English kiss in France.

~There is always an invisible file on your computer desktop that cannot be deleted called “Desktop.ini.”

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