Fact: Over 2500 left handed people a year are killed from using products made for right handed people.
Fact: A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off – it dies from starvation.
Fact: The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. It was the fashion in Renaissance Florence to shave them off.
Fact: In Kentucky, it’s the law that a person must take a bath once a year.
Fact: Your body is creating and killing 15 million red blood cells per second.
Fact: During your lifetime, you’ll eat about 60,000 pounds of food, that’s the weight of about 6 elephants.
Fact: It takes glass one million years to decompose, which means it basically never wears out and can be recycled an almost infinite amount of times.
Fact: Men are six times more likely to be struck by lightning than women.
Fact: Alaska law says that you can’t look at a moose from an airplane.
Fact: Smelling bananas and/or green apples (smelling, not eating) can help you lose weight!
Fact: Cat urine glows under a black-light.
Fact: Until the nineteenth century, solid blocks of tea were used as money in Siberia!
Fact: The average person has over 1,460 dreams a year.
Fact: There are six time zones across Canada.
Fact: The Nobel Peace Prize medal depicts three naked men with their hands on each other’s shoulders!
Fact: The average human produces 10000 gallons of saliva in a lifetime.
Fact: In the state of Colorado, a pet cat, if loose, must have a tail-light.
Fact: In Singapore, it is illegal to chew gum
Fact: The sloth (a mammal) moves so slowly that green algae can grow undisturbed on its fur!
Fact: A hedgehog’s heart beats 300 times a minute on average!
Fact: A crocodile always grows new teeth to replace the old teeth!
Fact: The poison-arrow frog has enough poison to kill about 2,200 people
Fact: A person uses approximately fifty-seven sheets of toilet paper each day!
And last but not least…
Fact: Most lipstick contains fish scales!
Bonus: Our post on the official colour of the universe!
If you have any good, strange facts we should add here, please post in comments below and, if possible, give us a link to help us “fact” check it!