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20 March 2015

Facts!! Some of the most interesting facts about Life!

  1. If you are right handed, you will tend to chew your food on your right side. If you are left handed, you will tend to chew your food on your left side
  2. Dim lights reduce your appetite.
  3. Chewing gum while peeling onions will prevent you from crying.
  4. Your tongue is germ free only if it is pink. If it is white there is a thin film of bacteria on it.
  5. You are born with 300 bones, by the time you are an adult you will have 206.
  6. It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it.
  7. The pupil of the eye expands as much as 45 percent when a person looks at something pleasing.
  8. The average person who stops smoking requires one hour less sleep a night.
  9. Laughing lowers levels of stress hormones and strengthens the immune system. Six-year-olds laugh an average of 300 times a day. Adults only laugh 15 to 100 times a day.
  10. Cockroaches can live several weeks with their heads cut off.
  11. Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.
  12. Women's have more taste buds than Men's.
  13. Men’s shirts have the buttons on the right, but women’s shirts have the buttons on the left
  14. The owl is the only bird to drop its upper eyelid to wink. All other birds raise their lower eyelids
  15. The reason honey is so easy to digest is that it’s already been digested by a bee.
  16. Blind people smile even though they’ve never seen anyone else smile.
  17. The color blue has a calming effect. It causes the brain to release calming hormones.
  18. Every time you sneeze some of your brain cells die.
  19. Your left lung is smaller than your right lung to make room for your heart.
  20. The verb “cleave” is the only English word with two synonyms which are antonyms of each other: adhere and separate.
  21. When you blush, the lining of your stomach also turns red.
  22. Squirrels plant thousands of new trees each year simply by forgetting where they put their acorns.
  23. The first Harley Davidson motorcycle was built in 1903, and used a tomato can for a carburetor.
  24. A BBC News program broadcast in 1957 ended claiming that spaghetti grew on trees on a farm in Switzerland. Many viewers believed the report and called the BBC asking how to grow their own trees. Their response: “Place a sprig of spaghetti in a tin of tomato sauce and hope for the best.”
  25. Google is actually the common name for a number with a million zeros.
  26. Then it takes just 8 minutes from the sun’s surface to your eyes.
  27. 111,111,111 × 111,111,111 = 12345678987654321.
  28. The attachment of the human skin to muscles is what causes dimples.
  29. The most sensitive parts of the body are the mouth and the fingertips.
  30. When the moon is directly overhead you weigh slightly less.
  31. Human hair and fingernails continue to grow after death.
  32. It takes about 20 seconds for a red blood cell to circle the whole body.
  33. The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
  34. The average women consume six pounds of lipstick in her lifetime.
  35. The only part of the body that has no blood supply is the cornea in the eye. It takes in oxygen directly from the air.
  36. Smelling apples and/or bananas can help you lose weight.
  37. Animals that lay eggs don't have belly buttons.
  38. Colgate faced big obstacle marketing toothpaste in Spanish speaking countries. Colgate translates into the command “go hang yourself.”
  39. The only 2 animals that can see behind it without turning its head are the rabbit and the parrot.
  40. Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.
  41. The average person laughs 13 times a day.
  42. Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
  43. German Shepherds bite humans more than any other breed of dog.
  44. Large kangaroos cover more than 30 feet with each jump.
  45. Whip makes a cracking sound because its tip moves faster than the speed of sound.
  46. The human heart creates enough pressure while pumping to squirt blood 30 feet!!
  47. Relatives don’t always know better.
  48. Skeletons in family closets will always be there to haunt you.
  49. Standing in your truth means respecting the right of others to theirs.
  50. You cannot hear anyone if you are talking.
  51. You don’t have to live life with the hand you were dealt you can always shuffle the deck.
  52. We should try to see not how people with disadvantages are different from us but how they are the same.
  53. It is easy to be a big fish when you live in a small pond.
  54. Adults should not let children take responsibility for their life choices.
  55. No matter how shitty a job your parents did eventually you have to take responsibility for your own choices.
  56. Those who seek enlightenment will never find it.
  57. If you need to say it says it now if you need to do it do it now.
  58. The biggest regret of those whose time is cut short is all the things they never said and all the things they never did.
  59. We only have the moment we are in.
  60. You don’t need an inner critic you need to be your own best friend.
  61. Cats have over 100 vocal chords.
  62. Children grow faster in the spring.
  63. We have to be careful that helping doesn’t turn into enabling.
  64. Not everyone is going to like you and you are not going to like everyone.
  65. Stuff happens that’s just life.
  66. Everyone should grow fairy wings and splash in the puddles occasionally.
  67. If you keep doing for people they will never learn to do it for themselves.
  68. Please and thank you, are highly underrated.
  69. Nothing is more contagious than a smile.
  70. The world's biggest pyramid is not in Egypt, but in Mexico.
  71. Patience is the ability to understand it is not always about you.
  72. There are many rivers which lead to the same ocean you just have to be willing to look for them.
  73. True beauty is not determined by a look but by a thought and a deed.
  74. Times stands still for those who are in the moment not rushing by it.
  75. Having knowledge does not make you wise this requires a knowing as well. Amazing
  76. Meditation does not require whale music and contortions just the ability to go to your happy place.
  77. You are not going to see the bigger picture until you have all of the pieces.
  78. No matter which way you plate tofu turkey is not turkey.
  79. It is wise to take a moment before you take a step that way you get a chance to see where your feet are going to land.
  80. Broccoli is the only vegetable that is also a flower.
  81. The only food that does not spoil is honey.
  82. You are not limited to one act of greatness in your lifetime.
  83. The only way to stop an argument is to find a solution.
  84. Everything you do or say will come back to you eventually it just may not be in a form you are expecting.
  85. Asking for help means you are smart enough to get the things you need to create the life you want.
  86. Just because one chapter in your life is closed doesn’t mean you cannot write another one.
  87. People are not perfect and we all need a break every now and then.
  88. Never leave unsaid words in a room.
  89.  If you have a great friend, take the time to let them know that they’re great.
  90. Boundaries are the things adults use to make sure no one colors outside of the lines.
  91. Everyone is more than they believe themselves to be.
  92. Elephants only sleep two hours a day.
  93. Love will always be the way.
  94. The only reason anyone would ever hate you, is because they want to be just like you.