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Facts That Most People Don't Know

Not all cats hate water...
After reading some interesting articles from a book that I got, I decided to put together some of the not-well-known facts, so that more people can enjoy:


1-The most powerful muscle that human have : tongue :P

2-You can't sneeze with eyes open.

3-Each time you lick postage stamps, you get some calories. (Now I know what to do when I got nothing in my fridge...)

4-On average, right handed people live longer than left handed. (I can write with both of my hands though, but I can't recognize what I wrote with my left hand.)

5-Crocodiles can't put their tongues out :P

6-Astronauts can't cry in space because there is not gravity. (Poor astronauts, can't even cry home)

7-Polar bears are left handed (I don't know where that came from...must got someone who tested it)

8-An cockroach can live up to 9 days without its head, and die of starvation only. (...food is everything...)

9-Whales beat their heart only 9 times per minute. (No wonder why they move so slow.)

10-An ostrich(the bird bird that can't fly) has eyes bigger than the brain. (Are those the same birds who hide their heads only when they are scared?)

11-Starfishes don't have brains.

12-A shark can detect only 1/1000000 % of blood concentration in water.

13-Cows can provide more milk when they are listening to music. (Relaxing music of course...)

14-Oysters can change from male to female, and female to male...and goes on and goes on.

15-Owls are the only bird species that can see blue color.

16-An 60 pounds octopus can go through a hole as big as a dollar coin. (If they mouth fits in, everything else would fit in.)

17-Hippopotamus can run faster than human (D'uhhhh)

18-Elephants can't jump.

20-Snails can sleep for 3 years without waking up. (Man, I thought I was the one who sleep the longest on Earth when I slept 12 hours straight last weekend.)

21-Coca-Cola was green in the beginning. (Never tried that one)

22-When you use headphones for one hour, bacteria in your ears would multiply by 700 times. (No to mention your ear wax would also increase by N times.)

23-On average, each American have 2 credit cards. (Ah ha, that's why credit cards are top keywords in major search engine...)

24-On average, we go to washroom 6 times a day. (No necessarily for "big business", I went there to wash my hands most of the time...)

25-When a baby is born, he/she has 300 bones(Adults have 206 bones)

26-There are more people using English in China than USA.

27-If the moon is up above your head, your body weight would slightly be less.

28-The world's longest place name is: "Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotameteaturi-   Pukakpikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu', in New Zealand. (It took me 2 minutes to read it.)

29-Our eyes didn't change its size since we were born.

30-The world's youngest married couple with kids was in China in the 1910s,they were only 8 and 9 years old.

31-There are more chicken than human on Earth.

32-On average, we need 7 minutes to fall sleep. (Me 2 minutes during work.)

33-There is not clocks in Las Vegas casinos. (hmm very surprising...)

34-In the 1930s, ketchup was used as drug.

35-The most used first name is "Mohammed"

36-You can never end your life by holding your breath.

37-Pigs can't see the sky. ( Yes Yes, I bet they also can't fly...poor piggy.)

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