02 Apr

Facts : You Must know!

By MishalHumayun, Rawalpindi

  • It is impossible to kill yourself while holding your breath.
  • Smoking cigarette causes damage in minutes not in years.
  • Chocolate kills cancer cells.
  • Tom and Jerry were called Jinx and Jasper.
  • Easily distracted people are more creative.
  • Every piece of plastic ever made still exists.
  • You cannot block Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook.
  • It is illegal to chew gum in Singapore.
  • An orange is a berry but not a strawberry.
  • Alaska has over 3 million lakes.
  • Recycling one ton of paper saves 17 trees.
  • Mobile throwing is an official game in Finland.
  • Watching a horror movie burns nearly 200 calories.
  • It is impossible to sneeze while sleeping.
  • Our immune system destroys one cell each day which would have caused cancer if lived.
  • After reading this you will recognize that the the brain cannot recognize the second the.
  • Consuming silver will make your skin turn blue.
  • Brain named itself.
  • IPHONE costs $200 to the manufacturer.
  • Blackboard chalk contains no chalk.
  • It is impossible to hum while holding your nose.( and you just tried that)
  • The word empty was originally spelt emty.
  • Barbie’s real name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
  • At least 1000 lives are lost in 100 years. On average 4 air crafts and 20 yachts went missing in the Bermuda Triangle.
  • Spicy food can cause insomnia.
  • The white house is not free for the president. Every month he gets a bill for food and expenses spent on him.
  • Your voice would be deeper in Venus.
  • Studies proved that Math and Science homework don’t help improve grades. ( You must be happy about it)
  • Islam is the world’s second largest religion.
  • New York is turning official phone booths into new WiFi hotspots.(so lucky)
  • The tall chef hat is called Toque.
  • Square watermelons cost $85.
  • Jellyfish is 95% water.
  • The stickers on food are edible.
  • Mice sing just like birds but you cannot hear them.
  • The average clouds weigh about 1.1 million pounds.
  • The most frequently stolen food is cheese.
  • Rainbows are formed in a circle
  • Squirrels live for 9 years.
  • The most common password of 2014 and 2015 was 123456.
  • There is a snake in Africa whose venom causes your blood not only to stop clotting but also makes your blood run out through every hole in your body.
  • Bubble gum is made up of rubber and plastic.
  • 90% of people apply toothpaste first and then wet their brush.

  • The longest time between two twins being born is 87 days.
  • The world’s deepest postbox is in Susami Bay in Japan. It’s 10 metres underwater
  • Light doesn’t necessarily travel at the speed of light. The slowest we’ve ever recorded light moving at is 38 mph.
  • The Dutch village of Giethoorn has no roads; its buildings are connected entirely by canals and footbridges.
  • Powerful earthquakes can permanently shorten the length of Earth’s day, by moving the spin of the Earth’s axis. The 2011 Japan earthquake knocked 1.8 microseconds off our days. The 2004 Sumatra quake cost us around 6.8 microseconds.
  • The largest snowflake ever recorded reportedly measured 15 inches across.
  • There are around 60,000 miles of blood vessels in the human body. If you took them all out and laid them end to end, they’d stretch around the world more than twice. But, seriously, don’t do that either.
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