trees do not produce acorns until they are fifty years of
age or older.
- Most of
the vitamin C in fruits is in the skin.
average life of a tastebud is 10 days.
blink nearly twice as much as men.
bowling pin need only tilt 7.5 degrees to fall.
human heart creates enough pressure to squirt blood 30ft.
say that popping your bones will cause arthritis when you
get older, but that actually is an old wives tale. It
only pops air pockets, and does not cause arthritis. Thanks
to katy for
strongest muscle in the body is the tongue. (Relative to
peanut is not a nut or a pea it's a legume.
impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
- The pop
you hear when you crack your knuckles is actually a
bubble of gas bursting.
stomach needs to produce a new layer of mucus every two
weeks or it would digest itself.
(you are here arrow) on a map is called the IDEO locator.
fist product to have a bar code was Wrigleys gum.
king of hearts is the only king without a moustache.
Boeing 747's wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's
(humans) only use 10% of our brains>
teeth are almost as hard as rocks.
thighbones are as strong as concrete.
electric chair was invented by a dentist.
first appeared in the original Olympic program in Athens
1896. It reappeared in 1904 and since 1920 then it's been
permanently on the program.
is about 1/4 pound of salt in every gallon of seawater.
have more hair than dark haired people do.
ounces of orange juice contains the minimum daily
requirement for vitamin C.
juice helps the body absorb iron easily when consumed
with a meal.