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Monday, January 14, 2013

Facts You Never Knew!

Tower of Pisa
250 people have fallen off the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

Sleeping on a computer
 A normal person will die from total lack of sleep sooner than from starvation. Death will occur about 10 days without sleep, while starvation takes a Few weeks.

Largest pizza
About 75 acres of pizza are eaten in in the U.S. Everyday.

Alexander Graham Bell
Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, never telephoned His wife or mother because they were both deaf.

Bone is five times stronger than steel.

Bruce Lee
Bruce Lee was so fast that they actually had to slow a film down so you could see his moves. That's the opposite of the norm.

Elephant teeth
Elephant teeth can weigh as much as 9 pounds.

If you ate too many carrots, you'd turn orange.

It would take 1,200,000 mosquitoes,each sucking once, to completely drain the average human of blood.

longest place Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu
Longest officially recognized place name in an English-speaking country is Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu, has 85 letters. It's the name for a hill, 305 metres high, close to Porangahau, New Zealand.

Many fish can change sex during the course of their lives. Others, especially rare deep-sea fish, have both male and female sex organs.

40 percent of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.

Sharks can live up to 100 years.

There are as many chickens on earth as there are humans.

Tiger Shark
Tiger shark embroyos fight each other in their mother's womb. The survivor is born.

You grow by about 8mm (O.3in) every night when you are asleep, but shrink to your former height the following day.

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