40 Interesting Facts About the Human Body

May 10, 2013

The acid in your stomach is strong enough to dissolve razorblades. The human body is estimated to have 60,000 miles of blood vessels. Humans lose an average of 40 to 100 strands of hair a day. Women’s hair is about half the diameter of men’s hair. The lifespan of a human hair is 3 to […]

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46 Interesting Facts You Probably don’t Know

March 1, 2013

1. A snail can sleep for three years. 2. All polar bears are left handed. 3. It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky. 4. Hydra – an aquatic creature is the only living creature that never die. It regenerates, replacing its cells with fresh ones. 5. Elephants are the only […]

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Only in America Facts

February 6, 2013

Only in America …can a pizza get to your house faster than an ambulance. Only in America …are there handicap parking places in front of a skating rink. Only in America …do drugstores make the sick walk all the way to the back of the store to get their prescriptions while healthy people can buy […]

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26 Feel Good Facts

January 7, 2013

To feel alive and rejuvenated, take your shoes off and walk on dewy grass.  Laughter is powerful. It relieves tension, relaxes your muscles and is highly contagious.  Fresh air is free so swap the city for the countryside.  Long-term stress is not good. Be happy.  Dance in the street and sing in the shower.  Green […]

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50 Interesting Facts

January 7, 2013

The human heart creates enough pressure while pumping to squirt blood 30 feet!! 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. It takes about 20 seconds for a red blood cell to circle the […]

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Fun Facts

January 6, 2013

Researchers have revived a 250 million year old bacterium, Bacillus permians, that was discovered in salt crystals. Soap and water are more effective at killing germs than antibacterial hand sanitizers. The soft plastic headphones used on airplanes create a warm, moist environment in the ear canal that is ideal for breeding bacteria. Wearing headphones for […]

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IQ Facts and IQ of Famous People

January 5, 2013

An intelligence quotient, or IQ, is a score derived from one of several standardized tests designed to assess intelligence. The abbreviation “IQ” comes from the German term Intelligenz-Quotient, originally coined by psychologist William Stern. IQ scores are used as predictors of educational achievement, special needs, job performance and income. IQ Reference Chart: IQ Score Classification […]

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