Why Coffee Lids Have Extra Holes and 42 Other Cool Facts

Date: 2019-12-20 11:00:02


So you’re at a gathering of people. What can you say when the conversation starts turning into awkward pauses? How about to give one of the little-known facts a try instead? For example, few people know that in just 30 minutes, our bodies can produce enough combined heat to boil ½ a gallon of water. Tell them about it!

This one is also really cool. You ever wondered why a goat’s pupils look so weird? In fact, the horizontal rectangular shape gives them wider peripheral vision so that they can react faster to approaching danger. In fact, they have a 320° field of vision – you and I only have 120°! Isn’t it amazing? Check out these facts, and you’ll understand that there are still many things in the world that can surprise us! 🤓

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Why coffee lids have extra holes 4:08
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Are dogs left-pawed or right-pawed? 6:08
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A fungus that feeds on plastic 7:04
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The longest traffic jam 7:32
Why Marie Curie was so cool 8:22
The first non-human to win an Oscar 8:38

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– 10 billion ounces of ketchup are sold in the US every year. In miles, that’d be to Pluto and back!
– The world’s largest alphabet is Cambodian, which has 74 letters.
– The fingernails on your dominant hand grow faster. So if you’re a lefty, you might have to clip those ones more often!
– Since we blink about 16 times a minute, our eyes are closed for 10% of our waking hours.
– Penguins are the only birds that can’t fly, but they can swim.
– Bees have a total of 5 eyes – 2 large ones on each side of their head and 3 smaller ones in the center!
– An American newspaper once published a paper titled: “The unsuccessful self-treatment of a case of a writer’s block” – It had a total of zero words.
– Melbourne gave email addresses to 70,000 trees so that people could report updates on their condition.
– When astronaut Harrison Schmitt returned to his space ship, he started having an allergic reaction. As it turned out, he was allergic to moon dust.
– The University of Minnesota is older than the state itself. The institution was founded in 1851, but the state became official 7 years later.
– The moon has no atmosphere and, therefore, no wind. That means the footprints of the Apollo astronauts will stay there for a million years.
– A car-sized asteroid “hits” the Earth every year, but we don’t notice it since it burns up in the atmosphere before it reaches us.
– A snake’s metabolism is so slow that many of them can eat just once a week.
– Polar bears spend half of their lives hunting, yet only 2% of their hunts are successful.
– 5 recycled plastic bottles can create enough fiber to fill one ski jacket.
– The Woolly mammoth was around when the Egyptian Pyramids were built. It completely disappeared from the Arctic 3,700 years ago.
– Chewing gum was invented 300 years ago by the Mayans. Back then, they boiled the sap of a sapodilla tree and chewed it.

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