Interesting Did You Know Facts

Various interesting did you know facts. Enjoy !!!

Mosquito Life Span
Dreams

Did You Know:

  • Venetian blinds were invented in Japan.
  • the Amazon rain forest produces half the world's oxygen supply.
  • Brazil borders every country in South America except Chile and Ecuador.
  • 42% of men and 25% women, don’t wash their hands after using a public toilet.
  • the word typewriter is the longest word that can be typed using only the top row of a keyboard.
Honey Bees Kill

AND:

  • ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.
  • a piece of paper cannot be folded more than 7 times.
  • over 2,500 left handed people are killed a year from using right handed products.
  • female lions complete 90% of the hunting in their herd.
  • the stomach acids found in a snakes stomach can digest bones and teeth but not fur or hair.


Hot Water Freezes
Earths and Sun

AND:

  • you burn more calories sleeping than watching television.
  • Oak trees don't produce acorns until they are 50 years old.
  • not all your taste buds are on our tongue (10% are on the insides of you cheeks).
  • there is 200 times more gold in the world's oceans than has been mined.
  • The 'sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick' is said to be the toughest tongue twister.


Consume Lipstick

AND:

  • more people are killed by hippopotamuses then by lions, elephants and water buffalos combined.
  • Iceland consumes more Coca Cola per capita than any other country.
  • bulletproof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers, and laser printers were all all invented by women.
  • when 2 zebras stand side by side they usually face each other in opposite directions to keep an eye out for predators.
  • most cows produce more milk when they listen to music.
  • only 4 out of 20,000 species of bees produce honey.




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