Did you Know…

Did you know

cucumbers are 96% water.

Did you know

a banana contains 75% water

Did you know

the odds of being struck by lightning are 600,000 to 1

Did you know

that in developed countries 27% of food is thrown away

#didyouknow Crying releases excess stress hormones, thus creating the effect of feeling better after crying. :]Y

#didyouknow thinking too much can make you fat

#didyouknow by 2020, depression will be one of the leading causes of death and disability

#didyouknow Those who regularly get out of bed by 7am are likely to be happier and thinner

#didyouknow music is one of the few activities in life that utilizes the entire brain.

#didyouknow in 1979 a woman jumped from the 86th floor of the empire state building, only to be blown back onto the 85th. Floor. Her only injury was a broken hip.

#didyouknow being able to instantly respond with sarcasm within seconds of a stupid question is a sign of a healthy brain.

#didyouknow an elephant can die from a broken heart.

#didyouknow facebook tracks (and records) the sites you visit while you’re logged in.

#didyouknow doctors’ sloppy handwriting kills over 7000 people each year.

#didyouknow the darker the colour of your alcoholic drink the worse your hangover would be.

#didyouknow it often rains diamonds on Uranus and Neptune.

#didyouknow after 9/11, the CIA tortured foreign prisoners by playing Eminem’s “slim Shady” album.

#didyouknow hugging and holding hands warms the heart and greatly reduces the harmful physical effects of stress.

#didyouknow having no friends has the same effect on life expectancy. As smoking 15 cigarettes every day.

#didyouknow you can get a heart attack from an intense orgasm

#didyouknow men can get rid of an unwanted erection by sitting down and flexing thigh muscles repeatedly.

#didyouknow a psychology study suggests: when you’re single, all you see are. Happy couples. And when you’re committed, all you see are happy singles.

#didyouknow getting angry at people when we listen to them breathing. Or eating. Is called misophonia, which is an actual brain disorder.

#didyouknow By the time you finish saying “I love you” to someone about 20,000 cells in your body will die and be replaced with new cells.

#didyouknow Music has the ability to repair brian damage as well as return lost memories.

#didyouknow women gamers have more sex than non-gamer females, study finds.

#didyouknow as you get older, your brain becomes more and more unable to handle dopamine, thus making you irresponsive to new music and forcing your musical taste to stagnate.

#didyouknow there are 923 words in the English language that break the “I before e” rule. Only 44 words actually follow that rule.

#didyouknow costa rica abolished its military and instead spends that money on education and culture

#didyouknow if you stay up all night your body burns an extra 161 calories.

#didyouknow in ancient rome, men found guilty of rape had their testicles crushed between two stones.

#didyouknow kids born In August are more likely to be bullied or be unhappy at school,study shows.

#didyouknow people who are happier are less likely to catch colds.

#didyouknow we are most creative in night and least creative in afternoon

#didyouknow in 1999, pokemon was the second most searched for topic on. The. Internet… The first was pornography

#didyouknow a person is more likely to do something. For you if you touch their forearm and speak in their right ear.

#didyouknow before the 1930s, pink was considered a boys color and blue a girls colour.

#didyouknow ignorant people. Are more likely to mistakenly believe. They’re brilliant, while intelligent people are more likely to underestimate their abilities.

#didyouknow Johnny Depp,Collin Farrell& Jude Law gave all the income they received from ‘The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus’ to Heath Ledger’s daughter matilda so that her economic future would be secure.

#didyouknow a survey conducted by indiana university found women want sex more than men, men want to cuddle

#didyouknow “I never said she stole my money” has 7 different meanings depending on the stressed word.

#didyouknow listening to music helps boost your immune system

#didyouknow we can udnretsnad any msseed up stnecene as lmog as the lsat and frsit leterts of the wdros are in crrcoet plaecs

#didyouknow poor eyesight (myopia) is associated with higher IQ.

Didyouknow#……mandela slashed his salary wen he gt into office sayin dat it was too much……..

#didyouknow When you throw gum on the ground,birds eat them thinking they are pieces of bread,end up unable to eat and drink and slowly die.

#didyouknow when someone tickles you, laughter is a panic response. This is also why you can’t tickle yourself, as your body senses no real danger.

#didyouknow women tend to eat more if there are no men around. And they consume even more if they are with a large group of female friends, a study finds

#didyouknow all breasts have the same number of nerve endings, no matter what their size is. This is also why smaller breasts are more sensitive

#didyouknow 3passionate kisses a day can double your metabolic rate and can help you lose weight.

#didyouknow a woman with a PhD in math won the scratch Lottery four times by figuring out the algorithm of the ticket production.

#didyouknow in the middle Ages, mistakes and spelling errors made while writing were blamed on a “typo” demon named Titivillus.

#didyouknow the pupil of your eye expands as much as 45% when You look at someone you love

#didyouknow the eldest children in families tend to Develop higher I.Q.’S than their siblings

#didyouknow the FBI once wrote anonymous love letters to political enemies to break up their marriages

#didyouknow the average man has 11 erections per day and 9 per Night

#didyouknow children who play with puzzles develop better spatial and math skills later.

#didyouknow Einstein’s brain was stolen during his autopsy

#didyouknow india celebrates children’s day on november 14th. 9 months after Valentine’s day.

#didyouknow there is a rare brain disorder that causes people to involuntarily speak in foreign accents.

#didyouknow the Apple logo is based on the Fibonacci series. Designed by Paul Rand. American designer of other logos,IBM,UPS,Enron ,westinghhouse, Abc and steve jobs NeXT

#didyouknow the average amount of time a woman can keep a secret is 47hrs and 15 minutes

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2 Responses to Did you Know…

  1. LoooL omg I learnt so much within 20mins. So many interesting facts I just had to keep reading 🙂

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