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These 20 facts are weird, funny, interesting, and surprising. - Sally - 08-26-2017 06:30 PM

1. A group of ferrets is called a "Business"

2. The Statue of Liberty was originally meant for Egypt

3. Shouting or cursing can help relieve pain

4. "Scrunched" is the longest single-sylable word in English

5. In Tokyo, Japan, bicycles are faster than cars (due to traffic)

6. the heart of a blue whale weighs as much as a car

7. The human eye can see more than 10,000,000 colors

8. Elephants can't jump

9. A classic violin contains around 70 pieces of wood

10. Astronauts often get motion sickness

11. The state of Florida is larger than England

12. Before the invention of the eraser, people used bread

13. Flowers grow faster if you play them music

14. The jellyfish is comprised of 93% water

15. If you would place Saturn in a tub of water - it would float

16. A Boeing 747 carries 57,285 gallons of fuel

17. Before "The Beatles" they were known as "The Quarrymen", and "Johnny and the Moondogs"

18. The largest snail in the world is 91cm (nearly 3ft) long

19. Cows often forge lifelong friendships

20. The Apollo 11 lander landed on the moon with only 20 seconds of fuel left


RE: These 20 facts are weird, funny, interesting, and surprising. - Handy - 08-26-2017 07:56 PM

Some are a little weird but all interesting.


RE: These 20 facts are weird, funny, interesting, and surprising. - Linda - 08-28-2017 02:24 PM

Very interesting.