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

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10 Interesting horse facts you probably don’t know

Horses have striking similarities with humans but are, sadly, one of the most under-appreciated animals. It’s quite easy for someone to say “I’m not a horse person” even after watching their adorable manes, height, speed and agility in the woods, race track or farmyard. This is more so because indifference among such people is born … Continue reading 10 Interesting horse facts you probably don’t know

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10 Interesting facts you should know

The city of Bonn is situated in Germany Montreal is situated on the bank of river Ottawa The old name of Taiwan was Farmosa The country famous for its fish catch is Japan The place known as the Garden of England is Kent Jeddah Tower is the world's tallest building rising from the desert. The … Continue reading 10 Interesting facts you should know

22 Amazing facts about horses

Horses are such fascinating creatures. Even if you never learned to ride one, you could spend your whole life studying them and still have plenty to explore. Here are 22 interesting facts about horses. Horses Sleep Standing Up Yes, horses do sleep standing up! They sleep laying down too, but only for short times. Learn … Continue reading 22 Amazing facts about horses