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10 Awesome Facts (About Everything)

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10 Awesome Facts (About Everything)

1. IT'S CONSIDERED RUDE TO WRITE IN RED INK IN PORTUGAL.

2. GECKO FEET HAVE MILLIONS OF TINY HAIRS THAT STICK TO SURFACES WITH A SPECIAL CHEMICAL BOND AND LET THEM CLIMB WALLS AND HANG ON BY JUST ONE TOE.


3. JELLYFISH, OR JELLIES AS SCIENTISTS CALL THEM, ARE NOT FISH. THEY HAVE NO BRAIN, NO HEART, AND NO BONES.

4. PEOPLE REPORTEDLY PREFER BLUE TOOTHBRUSHES OVER RED ONES.


5. SCIENTISTS SAY THAT THE BEST TIME TO TAKE A NAP IS BETWEEN 1 P.M. AND 2:30 P.M. BECAUSE THAT'S WHEN A DIP IN BODY TEMPERATURE MAKES US FEEL SLEEPY.

6. HUMMINGBIRDS' WINGS CAN BEAT UP TO 200 TIMES A SECOND.

7. IT WOULD TAKE 100 EARTHS, LINED UP END-TO-END, TO STRETCH ACROSS THE FACE OF THE SUN.

8. YOU LOSE ABOUT 50 TO 100 HAIRS A DAY.

9. THE TV REMOTE IS THE DIRTIEST ITEM IN A TYPICAL HOUSEHOLD, HOSPITAL, OR HOTEL ROOM.

10. HEARING IS THE FASTEST HUMAN SENSE. A PERSON CAN RECOGNIZE A SOUND IN AS LITTLE AS 0.05 SECONDS.