Showing posts with label Random Strange Facts. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Random Strange Facts. Show all posts

It's illegal to drink beer out of a bucket while you're sitting on a curb in St. Louis!

*Your body is creating and killing 15 million red blood cells per second!

*Tourists visiting Iceland should know that tipping at a restaurant is considered an insult!

*Until the nineteenth century, solid blocks of tea were used as money in Siberia!

*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!

*It takes glass one million years to decompose, which means it never wears out and can be recycled an infinite amount of times!

*Forest fires move faster uphill than downhill!

*A Boeing 747 airliner holds 57,285 gallons of fuel!

*The king of hearts is the only king without a moustache on a standard playing card!

*Most lipstick contains fish scales!

*It's illegal to drink beer out of a bucket while you're sitting on a curb in St. Louis!

*Over 2500 left handed people a year are killed from using products made for right handed people!

*There are more than 10 million
bricks in the Empire State Building!

*Taphephobia is the fear of being buried alive!

*The sun is 330,330 times larger than the earth!

*The sentence "The quick brown fox jumps over a lazy dog." uses every letter of the alphabet!

*The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is "uncopyrightable"!

*Clinophobia is the fear of beds!

*Windmills always turn counter-clockwise. Except for the windmills in Ireland!

*Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand!

*A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside!

*A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off - it dies from starvation!

*Over 10,000 birds a year die from smashing into windows!
*There are more than one million animal species on Earth!

*Your heart beats over 100,000 times a day!



*There are more plastic flamingos in the U.S, than real ones!

*Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours!

*A jellyfish is 95 percent water!

*Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!


*The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head!

*Bats always turn left when exiting a cave!


SpOOky Dreams my Friends... ~adele~