50 Random But Interesting Facts

There are too many random things around us on which we don't pay attention but they are so mind-boggling. The world is full of amazing and interesting things. 

So, here are 50 random but interesting facts:-

1. Cherophobia is an irrational fear of fun or happiness.

2. Kids ask 300 questions a day.

3. Laughing while being tickled is a part of a defense mechanism.

4. During our lifetime, we spend around thirty-eight days brushing our teeth.

5. Banging our head against a wall for one hour burns 150 calories.

6.Tears contain a natural painkiller, which reduces pain and improves our mood.

7. Snakes can help predict earthquakes.

8. 7% of American adults believe that chocolate milk comes from brown cows.

9. Octopuses lay 56,000 eggs at a time.

10. Chewing gum boosts concentration.

11. Hewlett-Packard’s (HP) name was decided in a coin toss in 1939.

12. The national animal of Scotland is Unicorn.

13. During our lifetime, we produce enough saliva to fill two swimming pools.

14. Scientists can identify the brain waves that signal someone is having an angry dream.

15. The world's oldest unopened bottle of wine (the Römerwein, or Speyer wine bottle) has been sealed since the 4th century.

16. Dogs develop "puppy eyes" to manipulate humans.

17. The longest wedding veil was the same length as 63.5 football fields.

18. An average male gets bored of a shopping trip after 26 minutes.

19. Copper door knobs are self-disinfecting.

20. Snails have thousands of microscopic teeth.

21. El Azizia, in Libya is the hottest spot on the planet.

22. Marie Curie's notebooks are still radioactive and will be for another 1,500 years.

23. The average Indian spends 10 hours and 42 minutes per week reading, more than any other country in the world.

24. We can typically only breathe out of one nostril at a time.

25. Around 700 grapes go into one bottle of wine.

26. It is illegal to own a guinea pig in Switzerland.

27. Cotton candy was invented by a dentist.

28. A baby octopus is about the size of a flea when it is born.

29. The speed of a computer mouse is measured in "Mickeys."

30. Water bottle expiration dates are for the bottle, not the water.

31. The 100 folds in a chef's hat represent 100 ways to cook an egg.

32. Scotland has 421 words for "snow".

33. The hashtag symbol is technically called an octothorpe.

34. Movie trailers were originally shown after the movie, which is why they were called “trailers”.

35. Humans are the only animals with chins.

36. Male cats have longer tails than female cats.

37. Urea, a chemical that is found in urine, is added to cigarettes to enhance flavor.

38. Honeybees can recognize human faces.

39. Bubble wrap was actually invented as wallpaper.

40. Polar bears could eat around 86 penguins at a single time.

41. Bananas have more than 500 varieties.

42. The average person walks the equivalent of five times around the world in their lifetime.

43. Walt Disney World is the second-largest buyer of explosives in the U.S.

44. Eating carrots can turn our skin orange.

45.  The wood frog can hold its pee for up to eight months.

46. Squirrels forget where they hide about half of their nuts.

47. The feeling of getting lost inside a mall is known as the Gruen transfer.

48. A small child around 3-4 years old, could swim through the veins of a blue whale.

49. 95% of people text things they could never say in person.

50. In the 16th Century, Turkish women could initiate a divorce if their husbands didn’t pour coffee for them.

The End Notes

That's all in this article. I hope you liked it. If you know any weird but interesting fact, you can tell us in comment section. Also share in your circle because sharing is caring.

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