Weird Facts

 

  • You can lead a cow up a stairwell but not down a stairwell.
  • Honeybees have hair on their eyes.
  • A duck’s quack has no echo.
  • In one day your heart beats 100,000 times.
  • It takes more muscles to frown than it does to smile.
  • When you wake up in the morning you are taller than when you go to sleep, because you have let your spine straighten back out after all the bending, sitting, and moving you have done!
  • Night butterflies have ears on their wings so they can avoid bats.
  • A slug has four noses.
  • There is no word that rhymes with orange.
  • Thomas Edison, the inventor of the light bulb, was actually afraid of the dark.
  • There were about 300 bones in your body when you were born, but by the time you reach adulthood you only have 206.
  • Vincent Van Gogh only sold 1 painting his whole life and that was to his brother!
  • The Amazon rain forest supplies one-fifth of the world’s oxygen!
  • Tomatoes are really fruits, not vegetables.
  • Glass is made of sand.
  • The only food that doesn’t spoil is honey.