Bored? Here Are Some Interesting Facts To Kill Your Boredom

We can all use a little general knowledge, or a little random general knowledge here and there, right? Here’s some interesting and totally random facts to increase your knowledge on the random,

  • In ancient times doctors used spiderwebs to make bandages for their patients.
  • The microwave was invented by accident in 1945, when an engineer working close to high powered radars noticed the candy bar in his pocket had melted.
  • About 98% of the thoughts you have each day are the same thoughts you had the previous day.
  • It takes 8 minutes and 20 seconds for sunlight to reach the Earth.
  • There is always an even number of rows on a corn cob.

Bored Are Some Interesting Facts To Kill Your Boredom

  • Tigers and house cats have 95.6% similar DNA.
  • In the 1830’s ketchup was marketed as a medicine for an upset stomach and rheumatism.
  • The average four year-old child asks over four hundred questions a day.
  • More than 2,500 left-handed people are killed every year from using equipment meant for right-handed people.

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  • The total weight of all the ants on Earth is greater than total weight of all the humans on the planet.
  • Velociraptors were slightly bigger than chickens.
  • “Almost” is the longest word in English with all the letters in alphabetical order.
  • The creature that kills the most people every year isn’t snakes, sharks, or even other humans — it’s the mosquito.

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  • Before the invention of color TV, 75% of people said they dreamed in black and white. Today, only 12% do.
  • The British royal family isn’t allowed to play Monopoly.
  • Paper bags aren’t any better for the environment than plastic ones.
  • A can of Mountain Dew can dissolve a mouse.
  • For a short time, the planet Uranus was named…George.

  • Most American movie villains have British accents because we associate them with having high intellect and low morals.
  • A writer predicted how the Titanic would sink in 1898, 13 years before it was even built.
  • Sea otters have a pouch under their forearm to store their favorite rocks.
  • T-shirts were originally marketed to unmarried men who didn’t know how to sew buttons back on collared shirts by themselves.
  • Cows have “best friends” and get stressed when separated.
  • Snakes can belch fire.

Bored Here Are Some Interesting Facts To Kill Boredom

  • You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.
  • You cannot snore and dream at the same time.
  • Coca-Cola would be green if coloring wasn’t added to it.
  • Men are 6 times more likely to be struck by lightning than women.
  • Chewing gum while you cut an onion will help keep you from crying.
  • Honey never spoils.
  • Coconut water can be used as blood plasma.

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