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Hey everybody, here are some random facts that I found out reading this articl in a magazine...


Did you know that,



  • No piece of normal-size paper can be folded in half more than 7 times.

  • Blueberry juice boosts memory.

  • When cats are happy or pleased, they squeeze their eyes shut.

  • The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees.

  • Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell.

  • We, as humans, forget 90% of our dreams.

  • During thinking, we use on about 35% of our brains.

  • The percentage of people dreaming in black and white started decreasing after the spread of color TV.


  • Just days before the World Cup of 1966 in England, the trophy was stolen and then later retrieved by a dog.

  • Some Chinese believe that swinging the arms cures headaches.


  • The city of Portland in Oregon was named after a coin toss in 1844, heads for Portland and tails for Boston.¬†

  • A queen bee lays 1500 eggs a day.


  • Laughter is a proven way to lose weight.

  • The shrimp's heart is in its head

  • The longest flight of a chicken is about 13 seconds

  • ther than humans, black lemurs are the only primates that may have blue eyes

  • Names in Iceland's phone books are listed alphabetically by first name not by last name

  • Cats can hear ultrasound


 Hope that you learned something new...I know I did!


Article posted February 24, 2011 at 11:36 AM • comment (5) • Reads 53 • see all articles

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