100 amazing & unknown facts!

Here is something for your light reading:

100 amazing & unknown facts!

  1. Our eyes remain the same size from birth onward, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
  2. The Barbie doll’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
  3. The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows.
  4. Ants never sleep!
  5. When the moon is directly overhead, you will weigh slightly less.
  6. Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, never called his wife or mother because they were both deaf.
  7. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.
  8. “I Am” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
  9. Babies are born without knee caps – actually, they’re made of cartilage and the bone hardens between the ages of 2 and 6 years.
  10. Happy Birthday (the song) is copyrighted.
  11. Butterflies taste with their feet.
  12. A “jiffy” is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.
  13. It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
  14. Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.
  15. Minus 40 degrees Celsius is exactly the same as minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
  16. No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver or purple.
  17. Shakespeare invented the words “assassination” and “bump.”
  18. Stewardesses is the longest word typed with only the left hand.
  19. Elephants are the only animals that cannot jump.
  20. The names of all the continents end with the same letter that they start with.
  21. The sentence, “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” uses every letter in the English language.
  22. The shortest war in history was between Zanzibar and England in 1896. Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.
  23. The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.
  24. The word “lethologica” describes the state of not being able to remember the word you want.
  25. Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from the blowing desert sand.
  26. TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters on only one row of the keyboard.
  27. You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath.
  28. Money isn’t made out of paper. It’s made out of cotton.
  29. Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks or it will digest itself.
  30. The dot over the letter “i” is called a tittle.
  31. A duck’s quack doesn’t echo. No one knows why!
  32. The “spot” on the 7-Up comes from its inventor who had red eyes – he was an albino. ‘7’ was because the original containers were 7 ounces and ‘UP’ indicated the direction of the bubbles.
  33. Chocolate can kill dogs, as it contains theobromine, which affects their heart and nervous system.
  34. Because metal was scarce, the Oscars given out during World War II were made of plaster.
  35. There are only two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: “abstemious” and “facetious.”
  36. If one places a tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion, it will instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
  37. Bruce Lee was so fast that they actually had to slow film down so you could see his moves.
  38. The original name for butterfly was flutterby.
  39. By raising your legs slowly and laying on your back, you cannot sink into quicksand.
  40. Dogs and cats, like humans, are either right or left handed.
  41. Charlie Chaplin once won the third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.
  42. Sherlock Holmes NEVER said “Elementary, my dear Watson”.
  43. The Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.
  44. Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.
  45. The shortest English word that contains the letters A, B, C, D, E, and F is “feedback.”
  46. All Polar bears are left-handed.
  47. In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.
  48. “Dreamt” is the only English word that ends in the letters “mt.”
  49. Almonds are a member of the peach family, and apples belong to the rose family.
  50. Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.

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1,038 responses to “100 amazing & unknown facts!

  1. Nikhil jain from raipur cg

    These facts are really awsome of wich all persons should be made aware of….supppperlike…..!!

  2. gokul

    Such nice and wonderful facts…?

  3. gira

    ye raju bole to maza hi aa gaya re baba

  4. Anonymous

    the horse thing isn’t really true, it’s just a rumour

  5. Rahul

    the facts are unbelieveable.. dint even thought about it that it would be so interesting.

  6. miya bhai

    The shortest complete sentence in english is “Go”..

  7. Anonymous

    โ€œGo.โ€ is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

  8. Anonymous

    awesomefacts

  9. Anonymous

    along with honey wine too doesnt spoil

  10. katey

    along with honey wine too doesnt spoil

  11. RiverKey9612

    Awesome Facts!! Can someone tell me if we can die in our dreams.. Is It Possible??

  12. sandeep

    Its very informative thing.

  13. Candy candy

    Unbelievable facts.Some are wrong I have verified. Truly awesome.

  14. Anonymous

    it is really amazing

  15. Arvind maurya

    Grr…eat

  16. shahadatt ali

    very useful information

  17. Anonymous

    These facts are really amazing and true also……

  18. Anonymous

    Bahut bekar facts really uselesss….

  19. Anonymous

    I hope this are true

  20. Anonymous

    Superb !!!!!!!!!!

  21. Rahul

    Facts are good

  22. aisha patel

    It’s interesting for class assembly
    As I collect it…………….k…………………

  23. Anonymous

    Coca Cola was never green; at one point the bottle it came in was. A duck’s quack does indeed echo. Polar bears are not all left-handed.

  24. sid

    amesome facts…..

  25. pritish bansal from luxmi vihar colony kaithal in [hry]

    1. which is the highest prime number in whole number
    2. which lady has no eye bross

  26. Anonymous

    i m realy amazed after reading it

  27. Anonymous

    ammmmmazing

  28. Anonymous

    hey,have these facts classmate copied on last page on notebooks

  29. Prateek Jain

    One thing is rong, that only two words in English language have all vowels.

  30. jitu padhan

    its wonderful to know the world.

  31. Divyanshi Sachan

    these facts are really fantastic.
    i love them.

  32. Anonymous

    Nice… Looks more…

  33. Rupali

    Duck’s quack echo, refer to wikipedia

  34. kamlesh chauhan

    very nice and amazing fact.

  35. kamlesh chauhan

    nice and amazing fact.

  36. Anonymous

    great facts

  37. rohit dubey

    : EdUcAtIOn : also a word that contains all vowels.

  38. Anonymous

    awesome baby

  39. shreyas

    I am not happy

  40. Disha Nankani

    really amazing facts….!!!

  41. valley

    word ‘Education’ has all the 5 vowels n so does ‘pasteurization’.

  42. Anonymous

    very interesting and realy amazing.
    zaheer

  43. thanks they are just awesome !!

  44. Mahesh Wahale

    Very Good And Very Knowledgeable Thoughts Thanks .

  45. Anonymous

    really amazing facts

  46. stupids every one who read
    this one

  47. Sooo nicc facts……..if the reasons are also given thn it is very very nice….

  48. emily

    Only one incorrect one; you can actually sneeze with your eyes open, your eyes will not pop out of your eye sockets

  49. gurdit singh

    amazing facts…………….

  50. Tanvir

    Infact All the Birds eggs are BIGGER in size then their HEADS alone. Why only Ostrich is mentioned ???

  51. beetu sharma

    lovely fact,,,,n still some them r not acceptable for me

  52. areej wasi

    Yes! They were so amazing they will help me to increase my knowledge …… Thankx๐Ÿ˜Š

  53. bhargavi

    what is the smallest bone in our body

  54. Yash Singh

    VERY AMAZING FACT, Mind Blowing and nice

  55. vidhya

    fantastic. I have no words to express

  56. Anonymous

    no,full name of barbie is useless barbie non-sence

  57. Anonymous

    Wow what a facts yar i will always take facts from word press….
    ………..

    Thank u wrd press

    ……

  58. Thanks for this awsome facts

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  60. Anonymous

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  61. sumit kumar

    I like all these informations and I also eager to know more interesting facts .

  62. Anonymous

    this is very important for our study so we read it.

  63. Anonymous

    These 100 amazing facts are very important for students.

  64. these r very intresting facts. I hope these facts wiil be published in my schools magazine (i.e narayana skool magazine)

  65. Arun Lisbon

    Really these are very amazing facts which everyone should know really love these thanks for the information…….
    Heartin Arun..,.,.,.

  66. R.Arun

    HI Dude
    This is Arun from Goosip guys
    Lovely facts ya thanks for your valuable facts..,.,.,.,.,.,.

  67. abhishek joshi

    Awsm facts

  68. Ebadat sk

    Thanks. Facts r wonderful

  69. Suraj kumar

    Really…
    These facts are mindblowing

  70. Anonymous

    This all 100 were realy amazing…

  71. A.siva kumar

    I loved a lot to knw such intresting facts ….i rlee happy to visit like this liks ..keep on doing this..

  72. Anoop J

    Not agreed with, โ€œI Amโ€ is the shortest complete sentence in the English language..

    Its “Go”

    • SOUVIK MONDAL

      BUT GO IS A WORD ONLY,SOMETIMES IT IS USED FOR ADVISING THAT’S WHY IT IS NOT BE TAKEN AS SHORTEST COMPLETE SENTENCE.

  73. Anonymous

    i read all 100 plus 1
    its was nice

  74. shreyansh jain

    ooooooo its wooooooooooooow

  75. cameron

    it says that “feedback” is the shortest word with abcdef …. what about “deaf”

  76. Anonymous

    really amazing…!!!

  77. RiyaSen

    interesting!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  78. Rohit Pandey

    Nyc one

  79. q c

    Some of these are fake. Be careful what you post if you want to remain a “realist”

  80. Abhishek kumar

    I like this

  81. Hasnain Ali

    Amazing Facts! These are very unique and useful!

  82. pooja

    awsome facts… i never knew these

  83. sahithkumar

    I got much knowledge

  84. Anonymous

    these are really very good facts. Sooooooooooooooo goooooooooooood

  85. Anonymous

    Bohut badhiya !!!!!

  86. manirathinam

    really nice and amazing facts useful to us

  87. Anonymous

    super!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  88. Anonymous

    These facts are truly amazing some shocked me and some even made me laugh.

  89. priuanka dutta

    These facts are truly amazing..!! Some shocked me and some even made me laugh!!:):)

  90. Vishnu

    Niceeeeee ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š

  91. Your 35th pt. Is wrong there is one more word (EDUCATION) SO PLEASE EDIT IT

  92. frangle john

    It will reach the destination Before time… or it will never reach

  93. Oh wow actually were amezing . I feels very happy after reading this . Its really made me feel very intelligent . Thanks a lot………

  94. XYZ

    8. โ€œI Amโ€ is the shortest complete sentence in the English language. (This is wrong)

    “GO” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

  95. yusuf khan

    good for all this amg facts

  96. Your wrong

    A ducks quack does echo it sounds very similar and we cannot tell the difference without equipment

  97. DHRUV RADADIYA

    Really AMAZING Fact.

  98. it is a niceway to iearn

  99. Anonymous

    thanku it will me in my class assembly

  100. R.K. Ahir

    itzzz..
    really amaZing

  101. Albert Einstein

    It’s the chemical name of titin.

  102. gujali

    mavane titin!!idha kelu….Longest word in tamil is Ommalavandhenasoothavetruven

  103. Sergio Ortega

    Can you say it in a video please :)

  104. kaci

    wow i thought it was supercala…….. wow !!!!

  105. Anonymous

    ITS TO SHORT ADD SOME MORE

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