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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Funny, iInteresting and unbelievable facts

Here are some of the most  interesting, but true facts, that you may or may not believe.

  • The Statue of Liberty's index finger is eight feet long
  • Rain was never recorded in some parts of the Atacama Desert in Chile
  • A 75 years old person will have slept above 23 years
  • The wing span of a Boeing 747 is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.
  • The number of chickens on earth is almost equal to the number of humans on this earth
  • One type of humming bird weighs less than a penny
  •  The word "set " has the most number of definitions in the English language;192
  • Slugs have four noses
  • Sharks can live up to 100 years
  • Mosquitoes are more attracted to the color blue than any other color.
  • Kangaroos can't walk backwards
  • About 75 acres of pizza are eaten in in the U.S. Everyday
  • The largest recorded snowflake was 15in wide and 8in thick. It fell in Montana in 1887
  • The tip of a bullwhip moves so fast that the sound it makes is actually a tiny sonic boom.
  • Former president Bill Clinton only sent 2 emails in his entire 8 year presidency
  • Koalas and humans are the only animals that have finger prints
  • There are 200,000,000 insects for every one human
  • It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery had in it to begin with.

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