45 Interesting Facts You Probably Don’t Know:

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1.   A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and
down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.

2.   The first engines put into Fords? They were made by Dodge…

3.   Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks or it will digest itself.

4.   A tree is the opposite of your lungs. Physically and functionally.

5.   Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.

6.   Many years ago in England, pub frequenters had a whistle baked into the rim, or handle, of their ceramic cups. When they needed a refill, they used the whistle to get some service. “Wet your whistle” is the phrase inspired by this practice.

7.   Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying.

8.   Apparently, if you eat a Polar Bear’s liver, you will die of a vitamin A overdose.

9.   A small percentage of static on televisions is actually radioactive resonance from the big bang 13 billion years ago.

10.   Fire has no shadow
But it makes shadows…

11.   The dot over the letter “i” is called a tittle.

12.   On average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents daily!
(That explains a few mysteries….)

13.   A rat can last longer without water than a camel.

14.   The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin in World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.

15.   You replace every particle in your body every seven years. You are literally not the same person you were 7 years ago.

16.   Weatherman Willard Scott was the first Ronald McDonald.

17.   Baby rabbits are called… kittens.

18.   Bruce Lee was so fast that they actually had to s-l-o-w film down
so you could see his moves. That’s the opposite of the norm.

19.   A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate.

20.   The sun is 400x further from the earth than the moon, but the moon is 400x smaller than the sun.

21.   The original name for butterfly was flutterby.

22.   The first CD pressed in the US was Bruce Springsteen’s “Born in
the USA.”

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