1: Men who part their hair on the right tend to live longer than those who part on the left. Now this is because there are more men who part their hair to the right, but it’s still a fact; men who part their hair to the right live longer.
2: A python can swallow a pig whole. A python’s stomach can extend to become much larger than their normal size. Their stomachs can become so big that they can swallow an entire pig.
3: High heels were originally made for men. High heels were made for the horse-riding community because heels helped you stay stirrups. This is why cowboys wear high heels.
4: The sound of E.T. walking was made with jelly. This one tells itself, the E.T sound was made with jelly. They did this because they could not and did not want to use a real human footstep sound, so they went for something more unique, they went with jelly.
5: The world’s oldest light bulb is still working since 1901. There is a light bulb in a fire station that has been burning for 117 years, it was installed in 1901 and was made in the USA. The light bulb rarely gets turned off, most days it’s left on.
6: The longest traffic jam was 109 miles long. According to Guinness World of Records, the longest traffic jam reported in history was 109 miles long, spanning from Lyon to Paris on February 16, 1980.
7: The whip was the first invention to break the sound barrier. The cracking sound a bullwhip makes when properly wielded is, in fact, a small sonic boom. The end of the whip, known as the “cracker”, moves faster than the speed of sound, thus creating a sonic boom. The whip is probably the first human invention to break the sound barrier.
8: Sir Thomas Smith invented the word, “Assassination” in 1572.
9: One blowfish contains enough poison to kill 30 people. Blowfish are a type of fish that can kill you by poison. But this does not stop us from cooking and eating them.
10: Columbus believed the Earth was pear-shaped. Columbus provided to the world that the earth was not flat, so we all assumed he thought it was round. While nowadays we know the earth was flat, Columbus did not. He the earth was more pear shaped
11: An average man spends 145 days of his life shaving. A man shaves his face and other parts of his body frequently so it’s to no surprise that the average man spends a lot of time shaving.
12: Anatidaephobia is the fear that somewhere, somehow a duck is watching you. This is not a joke, this is where someone feels like they are being watched by a duck and it scares them.
13: If you shout for 8 years, 7 months, and 6 days, you would produce enough energy to warm a cup of coffee. Now this one speaks for itself. When a person screams it makes a very small amount of energy. So if you scream for enough time then you’ll surely have enough energy for a nice warm cup of coffee.