Interesting Facts

Chewing on gum while cutting onions can help a person
from stop producing tears. Try it next time you chop onions.

Until babies are six months old, they can breath and
swallow at the same time. Indeed convenient!

Offered a new pen to write with, 97% of all people
will write their own name.

Male mosquitoes are vegetarians. Only females bite.

The average person’s field of vision
encompasses a 200 degree wide angle.

To find out if a watermelon is ripe, knock it,
and if it sounds hollow then it is ripe.

Canadians can send letters with personalized postage
stamps showing their own photos on each stamp.

Babies’ eyes do not produce tears until the baby
is approximately six to eight weeks old.

It snowed in the Sahara Desert in February of 1979.

Plants watered with warm water grow larger and
more quickly than plants watered with cold water.

Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase
the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

Grapes explode when you put them in the microwave.

Those stars and colours you see when you rub
your eyes are called phosphenes.

Our eyes are always the same size from birth,
but our nose and ears never stop growing.

Everyone’s tongue print is different, like fingerprints.

Contrary to popular belief, a swallowed chewing gum
doesn’t stay in the gut.
It will pass through the system and be excreted.

At 40 centigrade a person loses about
14.4 calories per hour by breathing.

There is a hotel in Sweden built entirely out of ice.
It is rebuilt every year.

Onions help reduce cholesterol if eaten after a hearty meal.

The sound you hear when you crack your knuckles is
actually the sound of nitrogen gas bubbles bursting.

3 Responses to “ Interesting Facts ”

  1. Neat stuff as always :-)


  2. Onions are indeed a healthy part of a diet… they just do a mischief to your breath…


  3. being vegetarian made me a lot healthier and leaner:”


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