List of amazing facts of the World

Today in this article I am going to talk about some amazing facts of the world. I hope you will like this list of amazing facts of the world that I written exclusively for you. Here are 50 amazing facts to blow your mind

List of 50 Amazing Facts of the World

1. Getting struck by lightning heat skin to 50,000 degrees Fahrenheit that’s hotter than the surface of the Sun.

Lightning Facts

2. Honey is the only food that does not spoil.

Honey Facts

3. The Hawaiian alphabet only has 12 letters which are AEIOU hklm n P and W.

Language Facts

4. Ostriches eye is bigger than its brain.

Ostrich Facts

5. Humming birds are the only animals that can fly backwards.

Humming Bird Facts

6. A flamingo can only eat with its head upside down.

Flamingo Facts

7. Lighter was invented ten years before the matchstick.

Lighter Facts

8. It’s physically impossible for a pig to look up at the sky.

Pig Facts

9. The very first Internet domain name to ever be registered is Symbolics.com on March 15th 1985 and still exists today go try it.

Domain Name Facts

10. In a study by the University of Chicago in 1915 it was concluded that the easiest color to spot at a distance is the color yellow. That’s why it is the most popular color for taxicabs

University of Chicago Facts

11. The largest employer in the world is the US Department of Defense which employs over 3 million people.

Largest Employer Facts

12. The 120 year old song happy birthday is actually copyrighted and it’s owned by warner/chappell music the company still insists that nobody can sing it without first paying them royalties. So, basically you’ve been breaking the law at every birthday you’ve ever been to.

Happy Birthday Song Facts

13. Humans are born with 350 bones in their body but when a person reaches adulthood we only have 206. This is because our bones fused together as the body grows and develops.

Human Bones Facts

14. There are 158 verses in the Greek national anthem making it the longest national anthem in the world. To put that into perspective the Canadian and American national anthems both only have four verses each.

National Anthem Facts

15. The Maldive coconut is the largest seed in the world.

Maldives Facts

16. Apple seeds actually contain a cyanide compound.

Apple Facts

17. In dirt soil a mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night.

Mole Facts

18. It is impossible to tickle yourself. This is because your cerebellum warns the rest of your brain that you’re about to tickle yourself. So, it ignores the resulting sensation.

Human Brain Facts

19. The typical lead pencil can draw a line that is 35 miles long.

Pencil Facts

20. Astronauts get taller in space due to the lack of gravity.

Astronauts Facts

21. The total surface area of human lungs is 750 square feet that’s roughly the same area as one side of a tennis court.

Human Lungs Facts

22. All the animals on earth the mosquito has contributed to more deaths than any other animal.

Mosquito Facts

23. All elephants walk on their tiptoes this is because the back part of their foot made up of all fat and no bone.

Elephant Facts

24. Hawaii has the only royal palace in the United States still used as an official residence by a reigning monarch.

Hawaii Facts

25. The strongest muscle in the human body proportional to its size is the tongue.

Tongue Facts

26. An octopus has three hearts nine brains and blue blood.

Octopus Facts

27. If the population of China walked by you single-file. The line would never end due to the rate of reproduction.

China Facts

28. The hair on a polar bear is actually not white but clear they reflect light which makes them appear to be white.

Polar Bear Facts

29. A chameleon can move its eyes in two directions at the same time.

Chameleon Facts

30. England is smaller than the state of Florida by over fifteen thousand square miles.

England Facts

31. In case you never noticed the Mona Lisa has no eyebrows or eyelashes.

Mona Lisa Facts

32. The world’s largest yacht has ninety four thousand horsepower in his 590 feet long which is about the length of two football fields.

Yacht Facts

33. Humans and giraffes both only have seven vertebrae in their necks which is surprising considering Draft necks are so much bigger.

Giraffe Facts

34. Buttermilk does not contain any butter in fact it’s quite low in fat and it’s actually good for your digestion.

Milk Facts

35. Disneyland does not sell chewing gum this is because Walt Disney did not want guests inconvenienced by stepping on gum that they purchased at the park.

Disney Land Facts

36. A draft can go longer without water than a camel.

Draft Facts

37. Apples, peaches, plums, strawberries, raspberries, cherries and almonds all belong to the rose family.

Apple Facts

38. Snails can sleep for up to three years.

Snail Facts

39. Sharks lose over 30,000 teeth in their lifetime.

Shark Facts

40. A day on the planet mercury lasts approximately as long as 59 days on earth.

Mercury Facts

41. Whips make a cracking sound because the tip actually moves faster than the speed of sound creating a small sonic boom.

Whips Facts

42. Hippo sweat is actually red and it contains a pigment that’s a natural sunscreen.

Hippo Facts

43. A cockroach can live several weeks without its head.

Cockroach Facts

44. Methane gas is produced by cows, it create just as much pollution as cars.

Cow Facts

45. Dolphins only sleep with half their brain at a time and thus they’re always half conscious otherwise they would drown.

Dolphin Facts

46. In advertisements the time displayed on a watch or clock is almost always 10:10.

Clock Facts

47. The majority of the dust in your house is made up from your own dead skin.

Human Skin Facts

48. Most lipsticks contain fish scales.

Lipstick Facts

49. The average person falls asleep in only about seven minutes.

Sleep Facts

50. Over 100 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube every single minute.

YouTube Facts

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