The only person to ever climb the 8,842
feet of the sheer rock face of Yosemite
Half Dome in less than one day is a woman, Lynn Hill.
An average secretary’s left hand does 56% of the typing.
Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient
at waking you up in the morning.
The human heart creates enough pressure to
squirt blood 30ft
A sneeze travels out of your mouth at over 100 mph!
Every year, you eat approximately 4 bugs
in your sleep.
Americans, on average, eat 18 acres of
pizza every single day.
The Mall in Washington,
is 1.4 times larger than Vatican City.
The longest recorded flight of a chicken
is 13 seconds!
The average criminal sentence length is
137 years in Colombia.
Ninety percent of New
York City cabbies are recently
Pearls melt in vinegar.
If a surgeon in Ancient Egypt
lost a patient while performing an operation, his hands were cut off.
Two-thirds of the world’s executions occur
Astronauts are not allowed to eat beans before
they go into space because passing wind in a spacesuit damages them.
Most lipstick contains fish scales.
If one places a tiny amount of liquor on a
scorpion, it will instantly go mad and sting itself to death. (proving once again that alcohol is quite
ungood for you)
produces 98% of the nation’s low-bush blueberries.
A nuclear submarine begins its tour of duty with 1300 lbs of beef, 500 lbs of
fish and 1300 dozen eggs.