5 Random Facts Archives for 2018-09

Random Facts September 25th 2018

Your nose can remember 50,000 different scents.

 

Giraffe hearts pump twice as hard as a cows to get blood to its brain.

 

It is illegal to fly your drone that's capable of travelling up to 1 mile or more any further than you can see it with th naked eye or above 400 feet.

 

Goats were probably the first anials domesticated by man in 10,000 B.C. Therefore goats were also the first animals to be used for milk by humans.

 

Dog nose prints are as unique as human fingerprints and can be used to identify them.

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Random Facts September 17th 2018

Pringles became popular in the mid-1970s, a few years after its invention by Alexander Liepa in 1968. In 2008 Alexander Liepa died and his ashes have been buried in a Pringles can according to his will. 

 

Closing eyes helps to remember things faster and better because the brain re-uses those areas devoted to vision.

 

Sarcasm encourages creating thinking and often helps people who trust each other to communicate in a unique way.

 

Japan is a country where people are equally likely to die from being struck by lightning as from being shot by a gun.

 

James Blunt recorded his first album while living with Carrie Fisher and 'Goodbye Myu Lover' was recorded in her bathroom.

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Random Facts September 12th 2018

A swan may die from grief if its partner dies. These birds are monogamists and they have one partner for their entire life. 

 

In 2013, guards inside a prison of Komi Russia caught a cat climbing over the fence. The animal was trained to smuggle forbidden items such as cell phones, batteries and chargers into the prison. 

 

The research held in 2007 found out that an average woman uses her own height in lipstick every five years. 

 

Bill Gates made over $79 billion, which means ifyou made $1 every second, it would take you 2,511 years to get the same amount of money.

 

At least 6,000 new computer viruses are released monthly. 

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Random Facts September 11th 2018

A male gorilla can eat 40 pounds of food a day, which is 7 times more than a male human. 

 

Hunger cuases seotonin levels to decrease, evoking non-controllable emotions such as stress, anxiety, sadness and rage. 

 

Irukandji is the most venomous jellyfish. it is about th size of your little toe. 

 

Starfish don't die of old age, so hypothetically they can live forever. 

 

Elvis Presley was a blond before he went to high school when he started dying his hair black.

 

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Random Facts September 10th 2018

The human brain is composed of 60% fat which means the brain is the fattest part of the human body.

 

Dying is officially illegal in the UK Housed of Parliaments.

 

People like sugar from the moment of their birth because in the ancient times they could survive longer on sugar-saturated fruits.

 

If there is water within a 3 mile distance from the elephant, it can smell it. 

 

The word 'Jurassic' originally had nothing to do with the dinosaurs. It came from the Celtic word meaning 'forest'. 

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Random Facts September 7th 2018

The average Swiss person eats more chocolate than any other nation's average person in the world. They are followed by the Irish and the English. 

 

Reindeer milk contains 22% of fat which is 6 times more than cow milk. People in Laplandia consume it because no ther dairy animal may live in severe north Scandinavian climate. 

 

Tickling was a form of torture for blue blood in ancient China because recovery was fast and it left no physical marks. 

 

The human gut has more neurons than the human spinal cord. Therefore digestive system can operate without any signals from the brain. .When people experience emotional pressure, these neurons react and people get a gut feeling. 

 

Sony Corporation has sold 700,000 camcorders with the function that allowed seeing through some types of people's clothes. It happened in 1998 and Sony immediatley recalled the rest of the camcorders once it had been revealed. 

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Random Facts September 6th 2018

Many people know the legend when hippos are upset, their sweat turns red. However, it's been proven that hippos use their red secretion to regulate their temperature and to protect their skin against UV-Rays.

 

A garden caterpillar has over 4,000 muscles in the body, including 248 muscles in its head. It increases its body mass by 1,000 times during a lifetime.

 

It is common for commercial ice creams to contain seaweed. It is one of the ingredients of some emulsifiers and stabilizers. 

 

In ancient Rome, Salt and gold were equal in their price. The soldiers were sometimes paid in salt and the world 'salary' hjas its origin in these ancient times-they called it 'salarium'. 

 

One of the first alwarm clocks that looked quite similar to the modern device was designed by Levi Hutchins in 1787 and it could only ring at 4 am. 

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Random Facts September 4th 2018

People from the United States spend about 38 days brushing their teen in their lifetime. 

 

In the USA, one person eats on average 28 pigs during their lifetime.

 

Plants can recognize their 'siblings', sharing minerals and water with those alike without competing. 

 

February used to be the last month of the year according to the original Calendar of Romulus. That's exactly why February has the shortest number of days.

 

Every dolphin has a unique whistle and the other dolphins mayy call him by his whistle.

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