Fun facts


  • Tom  Hanks checks into hotels using the name of Scottish music hall singer Harry Lauder as an alias.

  • Saying "Thank You" makes you happier. 

  • Traffic in central London moves at the same speed as Horse-drawn carriages a century ago.
  • The average person laughs 10 times a day!
Jennifer Aniston is laughing :)

  • The original IBM-PCs, that had hard drives, referred to the hard drives as Winchester drives. This is due to the fact that the original Winchester drive had a model number of 3030. This is, of course, a Winchester firearm.

  • In 1958, a nuclear bomb was lost somewhere along the swampy coast of Georgia. Its whereabouts remain a mystery to this day.
  • "A duck's quack doesn't echo" is a much-quoted scientific myth. The truth is that a duck's quack does, in fact, echo; however, it may be difficult to hear. 

  • 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321
  • If you put Saturn in water, it would float.
  • Mico headphones read your brainwaves and select music based on your state of mind. 

  • Leonardo DiCaprio was named Leonardo, because his pregnant mom was looking at a Leonardo da Vinci painting in a museum in Italy when DiCaprio first kicked. Read more


  • There was a woman name Veronica Seider, who had vision 20x better than average. She could identify people more than a mile away.

  • Making of an atomic bomb isn’t as easy as it seems. If one wishes to make a natural atomic bomb then he shall have to fart continuously for 6 years and 9 months, so as to produce enough gas to create the energy of an atomic bomb. When the world energy resources go extinct superpowers are going to have a tough time threatening each other.

  • The brain consumes 20% of body's energy, despite it accounts for only 2% of a persons weight or about 1.4 kilogram.
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  • The upside down ketchup bottle earned its inventor 13 million dollars.
  • If humans were able to hear below 20 Hz, we would be able to hear our muscles moving.

  • The  man who once had the longest beard in the world died when he broke his neck after accidentally stepping on it.
  • Creative people have a short attention span, are easily distracted and tend to talk to themselves more often.
  • Yellow - Orange
        You realize that Orange juice is actually yellow and not orange.

  • Apples are more efficient than caffeine in keeping people more awake in the mornings.
  • Google was initially called "BackRub".

  • The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
  • Girls love having fun!--> hell yeah.

  • There is a genetic disease that results in short stature, longer life expectancy, and immunity to diabetics and cancer. People with this condition actually look like Hobbits.

  • One cocoa tree produces about 50 pods twice a year. Each pod has enough cocoa for about eight bars of milk chocolate or four bars of dark. So each tree gives 400-800 bars of chocolate a year.
  • The strongest muscle in proportion to its size in the human body is the tongue.
  • Until the 19th century, solid blocks of tea were used as Edible currency in Siberia.

  More chocolate facts here.
  • There are 1792 steps to the top of Eiffel tower.
  • Queen Elizabeth I regarded herself as a paragon of cleanliness. She declared that she   bathed once every three months, whether she needed it or not.

  • Disney world is larger than 17 countries 

  • The same man invented heroin and aspirin : Felix Hoffman, 1897.

 The company Bayer marketed heroin in 1895 and invented aspirin in 1897

  • 1 in 10 European babies is conceived in an IKEA bed.


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