5 Random Facts Archives for 2018-08

Random Facts August 29th 2018

Most women prefer men with more huskyh voices. Such men sound more self-confident and less agressive at the same time.

 

You can often see poeple pace while talking on the phone, although they do not need to go anywhere. In some cases they would just walk around the room in circles while talking. This happens because people don't have visual contact with the person on the other end, so the body reacts by moving. 

 

Although a giraffe's neck is much longer than a human's neck, both species have exactly the same number of bones in their necks.

 

Smiling makes people happier and people who smile often are 35% more likely to live longer. 

 

High heels were invented for male butchers who didn't want to step in blood. 

 

 

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Random Facts August 28th 2018

One million dollars in $100 bills weighs 20.4 lbs (9.25kg)

 

The most common time to wake up at night is 3:44 a.m.

 

Microscopic algae floating in the ocean produce not less than 70% of the oxygen people breathe.

 

One fifth of French people have experienced depression which is making France the most depressive country worldwide. 

 

Moose are known for having such poor vision to the extent sometimes they try to mate with cars. 

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Random Facts August 27th 2018

Papilio Antimachus is also know as Giant African Swallowtai. It is an endangered butterfly in Aftrica that can kill six cats with its poison. It cannot kill a human though. It is also one of the largest butterflies in the world (its wingspan is 9.1 inches or 23 centimeters)

 

If you plug your nose and try to eat a raw potato, or raw onion or an apple with your eys closed, they will taste the same. 

 

Iguana has three eyes. Two ordinary eyes function in a common way, while the third eye is located on top of their head and it only perceives brightness. 

 

The kangaroo's ancestors lived in trees. Today there are still eight kinds of tree kangaroos living on the planet.

 

Scorpions can live without air for up to 6 days but this capability doesn't allow them to live in water. 

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Random Facts August 23rd 2018

Moustache spoons were a popular piece of silverware with Victorian noblemen because they were designed with a rim to guard their well-kept moustaches while eating.

 

Less offensive alternatives to common profanities or curse words are called 'minced oaths.'

 

Blackberries are a natual source of vitamin K, which helps with muscle relaxation. 

 

The 'Boogeyman' is a universal chracter who goes by several different names dpending on the locale. In Germanic culture, it is the butzemann, while in Mediterranean cultures it is the babau.

 

A crop circle is most likely a fake if the stalks and stems are broken and cannot be harvested anymore. 

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