Fantastic facts that will blow your mind!!
1. It is illegal to stand within 90 meters of the Queen without socks on.
2. Apples float on water!
3. Tomatoes and avocados are actually fruits, not vegetables.
4. No word in the dictionary rhyme with the word orange.
5. The opposite sides of the dice always add up to seven.6. A bolt of lightning is five times hotter than the sun.
7. The world’s tallest man was Robert Wadlow from Michigan, America. He measured 8 feet and 2 inches.
8. There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on a beach.
9. Bees are found everywhere in the world apart from Antarctica.
10. All babies are born with blue eyes.
11. The shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
12. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its whole brain.
13. Owls can’t move their eyeballs
14. Emperor penguins can last 27 minutes underwater and can dive as deep as 500m.
15. A Tiger’s skin is striped, like it’s fur.
16. Your nose and ears continue growing for your entire life.
17. our heart is about the same size as your fist.
18. Every step you take uses 200 different muscles in the body.
19. There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on a beach.
20. The sunset on Mars appears blue.
21. It would take only one hour to drive to space.
22. French fries originated in Belgium, not France.
23. There is a tree called the Idiot Fruit, it grows in Australia’s Daintree rainforest.
24. One of President John Tyler’s grandsons is still alive today—and he was born in 1790.
25. Sliced bread was first manufactured by machine and sold in the 1920s by the Chillicothe Baking Company in Missouri.
26. Bats are the only mammal that can actually fly.
27. Octopuses have three hearts.
28. ows don’t actually have four stomachs; they have one stomach with four compartments.
29. The earth’s circumference is 24,900 miles.
30. Hawaiian pizza was created in Ontario, Canada, by Greek immigrant Sam Panopoulos in 1962.