15 Interesting Facts That Might Surprise You

Introduction

By the way, pleasant and interesting facts stop us the best way possible. They contain unexpected or extraordinary ideas from the worlds of science, history, and pop culture that bring us joy and entertainment – and which we share with anyone.

But these interesting facts aren’t just fun information, they’ll amaze you with their quiz answers: they’re fun, and once you get started, you’ll want to read until your curiosity is satisfied.

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1. Fact: The oldest wooden wheel in the world is over 5000 years old

 

It was discovered in 2002 about 12 miles south of the Slovenian capital Ljubljana and is now in the city museum. Radiocarbon dating has been used to determine the age of the cycle, which ranges from 5100 to 5350 years. Closer to home, these are the oldest tourist attractions in every state.

2. Fact: Dead skin cells are the main constituent of house dust

 

Here’s an interesting scientific fact: According to researchers at Imperial College London, humans remove about 200 million skin cells every hour, and they have nowhere to go when we’re indoors. If you don’t like the idea of ​​dusting your skin, you should know that a skin oil called squalene naturally helps reduce indoor ozone levels by up to 15 percent, according to a report by the American Chemical Society.

3. Fact: The Circulation system is over 60,000 miles long

According to the Franklin Institute, a child’s entire circulatory system – we’re talking about veins, arteries, and capillaries – can stretch over 60,000 miles if left flat. By the time we reach puberty, about 100,000 miles of blood vessels have formed in our bodies. This is just one (but not all) of these mind-boggling facts.

4. Fact: The cornea is one of two parts of the human body that do not have blood vessels

The cornea is the transparent part of the eye that covers the pupil and other parts of the eye. According to scientists from the Research Institute of the Eye. Stephens of the Harvard Department of Ophthalmology, cartilage, and cornea is the only bloodless tissues in the human body. There are also some other strange features that your eyes may not be aware of.

5. Fact: The world’s first animated film was filmed in Argentina

While you know a lot about the little things about Disney, you might think that the first animated feature film was Walt Disney’s 1937 film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. But 20 years ago, a full-length animated film was shot in Argentina. According to the Guinness Book of Records, it contains the political satire “El Apostol”, which contains 58,000 illustrations and is 70 minutes long.

6. Fact: German Chocolate Cake Found In Texas

The “German” portion of the German chocolate cake belongs to an American, not a European. Notably, it was named after Sam German, who in 1852 created the Bakers chocolate company formula for a light-dark chocolate baking bar, later named Bakers German Sweet Chocolate. Fast forward to June 13, 1957. According to What’s Cooking America, the Dallas Morning Star newspaper published a cake recipe invented and presented by a reader named Mrs. Wilson. Discover these fun facts about food at your next dinner party!

7. Fact: Marla Gibbs continued to work as a flight attendant for two years after starring in a successful TV show

Before reaching level 227, Marla Gibbs played Florence the housekeeper in All the Jeffersons (a spin-off of Whole Family). In a 2015 interview, Gibbs switched from Washington Post to Gibbs Washington Post to Gibbs Washington Post with The Washington Post.

8. Fact: There are 7641 islands in the Philippines

The Philippines, to be precise, is an archipelago of 7641 islands. This figure does not include the thousands of sandbanks and other areas that drain at low tide.

9. Fact: One-way travel on the Trans-Siberian Railway passes through the 3901 bridge

The Trans-Siberian Railway is not only the longest railway in Russia but also the longest in the world. The journey takes seven days, during which travelers pass through eight different time zones and cross 3901 bridges.

10. Fact: The Golden Girls should have had a different theme song

That’s right, according to Jim Colucci, author of Golden Girls Forever: An Unauthorized Look for Lanai, instead of Andrew Gould’s cult song “Thank You for Being a Friend,” the show’s producers wanted to use Bette’s “Friends.” Midler. But the rights to the Divine Miss M song turned out to be very expensive, and the rest is the story of the sitcom.

11. Fact: There is enough gold inside the Earth to cover the entire planet

It turns out that there is quite a lot of gold on our planet: according to Discover magazine, 99 percent of the precious metal can be found in the core of the Earth. How many are there? It is enough to cover the entire surface of the earth with 1.5 feet of gold.

12. Fact: Cleveland was once the fifth-largest city in the country

Data from the 1920 US Census showed that Cleveland, Ohio, was one of the most populous cities in the country, behind only Detroit, Philadelphia, Chicago, and New York. Today it is the largest city in the world.

13. Fact: Man can use only a small part of the earth’s water

At school, we were taught that most of the planet’s surface (especially 71 percent) is covered by water. While this is true, according to National Geographic, people can only use 0.007% of this water. This is because only 2.5% of the water on Earth is fresh water and only 1% of it is available. The remaining part consists of glaciers and ice fields.

14. Facts: Wally Amos didn’t just make cakes famous

Maybe you know Wally “The Famous” Amos for his chocolate-wrapped cakes. But before he worked his magic with sweets, he was involved in making people famous according to his biography. They discovered and signed the popular duo Simon & Garfunkel and also represented people like Diana Ross, Sam Cooke, and Marvin Gaye.

15. Facts: Spam brand name is a combination of the words “spice” and “ham”

This is one of those interesting facts that you probably thought you knew but didn’t really know. Unlike American mythology, Spam is not an acronym for scientifically processed animal matter or pork and ham says Eater.

Bonus Fact: It takes a 90-day drop of water to cross the entire Mississippi River

The Mississippi River, which stretches 2,340 miles, is the third-largest river basin in the world. It’s a long stretch of water. So much so that it takes about 90 days for a drop of water to cover its entire length.

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