Some Weird Facts You Might Have Never Heard of

Here are some weird facts for you:

1. Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.

2. Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.

3. There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.

4. The average person’s left hand does 56% of the typing.

5. A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.

6. There are more chickens than people in the world.

7. Two-thirds of the world’s eggplant is grown in New Jersey.

8. The longest one-syllable word in the English language is “screeched.”

9. On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.

10. All of the clocks in the movie “Pulp Fiction” are stuck on 4:20.

11. No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple.

12. “Dreamt” is the only English word that ends in the letters “mt”.

13. Almonds are a member of the peach family.

14. There are only four words in the English language which end in “dous”: tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.

15. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

16. Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.

17. In most advertisements, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10.

18. Los Angeles’ full name is “El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula.”

19. A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.

20. A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.

21. It’s impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.

22. The giant squid has the largest eyes in the world.

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23. In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.

24. The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.

25. The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.

26. There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.

27. “Stewardesses” is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.

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