Interesting Facts To Get Your Mind Going

You learn something new every day.

Here are some amazing facts you might not know.



  • Your body is creating and killing 15 million red blood cells per second!
  • When glass breaks, the cracks move faster than 3,000 miles per hour. To photograph the event, a camera must shoot at a millionth of a second!


  • A lightning bolt generates temperatures five times hotter than those found at the sun’s surface!
  • The first product to have a bar code was Wrigleys gum


  • Your average healthy man produces approximately 300 million sperm in just a teaspoon of his semen. However, it only takes one little swimmer to fertilize a woman’s egg and it can live for up to a week inside your body.
  • Orgasms are good for your health! They can lower a woman’s risk of heart disease, stroke, breast cancer and even depression.


  • When a male penguin falls in love with female penguin, he searches the entire beach to find the perfect pebble to present to her.
  • Brown eyes are blue underneath, and you can actually get a surgery to turn brown eyes blue.


  • When a person cries and the first drop of tears come from the right eye, its happiness. if it from left eye, it’s pain.
  • Having bridesmaids in a wedding wasn’t originally for moral support. They were intended to confuse evil spirits or those who wished to harm the bride.


  • Your nose can remember 50,000 different scents.
  • Cherries can cause cancer cells to kill themselves.


  • In the U.S., if you find a bald eagle feather on the ground, you need a permit to pick it up.
  • Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after racking up a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.l3ymg0rckmt9
  • If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man.
  • There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach on Earth.


  • Peanuts are not nuts. They grow in the ground, so they are legumes.
  • The dot over an “i” is called a “tittle.”qp5sqwnsgvuu
  • The average person spends 6 months of their lifetime waiting on a red light to turn green.
  • James Buchanan, the 15th U.S. president continuously bought slaves with his own money in order to free them.qz8s0nyhj7ct
  • A 2010 study found that 48% of soda fountain contained fecal bacteria, and 11% contained E. Coli.
  • The fear of vegetables is called Lachanophobia.rk3zerhfu3ro
  • Cockroaches can live for several weeks with their heads cut off, because their brains are located inside their body. They would eventually die from being unable to eat.
  • During your lifetime, you will produce enough saliva to fill two swimming pools.rt8cyjdpgqdr
  • ATM’s were originally thought to be failures, because the only users were prostitutes and gamblers who didn’t want to deal with tellers face to face.
  • Every year more than 2500 left-handed people are killed from using right-handed products.ugr4u1ry3z11
  • Dogs are capable of understanding up to 250 words and gestures and have demonstrated the ability to do simple mathematical calculations.
  • Beetles taste like apples, wasps like pine nuts, and worms like fried bacon.vtqxivpwxlt7
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