FOOTBALL FACTS: What you probably don’t know about Brazilian legend Socrates

A few days ago, Sadio Mane was awarded the Socrates award for his contribution to humanity. This award was named after Socrates, one of the greatest midfielders of all time, who sacrificed his career for the betterment of his country. Brazil was under the rule of a tyrant and there was no equal treatment for … Continue reading FOOTBALL FACTS: What you probably don’t know about Brazilian legend Socrates

19 Interesting facts you probably don’t know

Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on Pexels.com Here are some interesting, but true facts, that you may or may not have known. The Statue of Liberty's index finger is eight feet long.Rain has never been recorded in some parts of the Atacama Desert in Chile.A 75 year old person will have slept about 23 years.Boeing 747's … Continue reading 19 Interesting facts you probably don’t know

Amazing facts you probably don’t know about the colour Black

Photo by Rahul on Pexels.com Did you know that, scientifically, the color black isn't even considered a color? Black is just a complete lack of light. The color black has carried great significance since the dawn of humankind and has been repeatedly cast as the color of all things dark, evil, and suspicious. Be that … Continue reading Amazing facts you probably don’t know about the colour Black

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Interesting Facts Here are some interesting, but true facts, that you may or may not have known. The Statue of Liberty's index finger is eight feet long.Rain has never been recorded in some parts of the Atacama Desert in Chile.A 75 year old person will have slept about 23 years.Boeing 747's wing span is longer … Continue reading Get Knowledge, Spread It!

17 Fascinating facts about nature

A notch in a tree will remain the same distance from the ground as the tree grows. The common goldfish is the only animal that can see both infra-red and ultra-violet lights. Dolphins cannot stay long underwater because they breathe through their blowholes above water. Other vegetables high in carotenoids are carrots, spinach, potatoes, and … Continue reading 17 Fascinating facts about nature

Random words facts

The longest English word is nearly 190,000 letters. It’s the chemical name of Titin, the largest known protein that’s important for muscle contraction. There’s some debate over whether it’s actually a word but…can you imagine only getting paid 7 cents to write that? The word penguin comes from two Welsh words for “head” (pen) and “white” … Continue reading Random words facts

10 Amazing facts to blow your mind

The world’s smallest flowering plant is the Wolffia, whose one full bouquet of flowers can fit on the head of a push-pin. Scientists turn up as many as 10,000 new species of insects every year. Animals may perish when the oil slicks their fur or downy feathers, decreasing the surface area so they are no … Continue reading 10 Amazing facts to blow your mind

15 Interesting facts you probably don’t know

River Nile in Africa is the longest river (6,825 kilometres) of the earth. An apple tree is at irs prime when it is about 50 years old. The United States produces about 100 million barrels of apples a year. That’s a lot of old trees. Magnifying Glass with the word Facts on white background. The … Continue reading 15 Interesting facts you probably don’t know

10 Interesting facts you should know

A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove. To a certain degree, New Mexico’s Indian Reservations function as states within a state where tribal law may supersede state law. Magnifying Glass with the word Facts on white background. One million dollars’ worth of one-cent coins (100 million coins) weigh … Continue reading 10 Interesting facts you should know

Amazing facts to blow your mind

Interesting facts you probably don’t know

Each year, approximately 250,000 American husbands are physically attacked and beaten by their wives.As a 2nd grader, Jamie Foxx was so talented at telling jokes, his teacher used him as a reward. If the class behaved, Jamie would entertain them.Both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson grew cannabis sativa (marijuana) on their plantations.Usher holds the Star … Continue reading Interesting facts you probably don’t know

Facts about albinism

Albinism affects the production of melanin - the pigment that gives eyes, skin and hair its colourPeople with albinism have a reduced amount of melanin or no melanin at all and often have very pale hair, skin and eyesThe prevalence of albinism varies across the world. About one in every 17,000 people in the UK … Continue reading Facts about albinism

Amazing history facts they don’t teach at school

The history facts they teach you in school are interesting, sure, but everyone knows that stuff. It’s the facts not many people know that make history truly interesting! For example, did you know that the longest year in history was over 400 days long?! And did you know that Hitler helped design a vehicle that … Continue reading Amazing history facts they don’t teach at school