July 25, 2018

Facts

DARK FACTS

facts

  1. Texas has over 450 ‘ghost’ towns.
  2. Every day you are breathing in about ¼ of other people’s farts.
  3. Childbirth is the second most painful thing is the world, right next to being burned alive.
  4. If you’re in total darkness for more than 3 days, the probability is that you may become permanently blind.
  5. Like fingerprints, everyone’s tongue print is different.
  6. The Oxford English Dictionary was written largely by a murderer named William Chester Minor while he was in a mental asylum.
  7. The world’s quietest room is -9 decibels, quiet enough to hear your blood flowing.
  8. Turtles can breathe through their butt and pee through their mouth.
  9. In 1783, a boy was born with 2 heads, one on top of the other so that the second head was upside down with the neck stub up in the air. The second head had a fully functioning brain and whispered random stuff to the other head.
  10. Louis Vuitton burns their unsold products so it won’t be sold at a discount.
  11. The venom of from the deadly boomslang snake can cause you to bleed from every hole in your body until you die.
  12. A rat can squeeze through a hole of the size of a quarter because it has a collapsible skeleton.
  13. Butterflies will literally drink your blood, sweat, and tears if given the opportunity.
  14. Dead people can get Goosebumps.
  15. The tears we produce when we are said to contain a natural painkiller called Lucien encephalin, which is why we feel better after we cry.
  16. Psycho, the Texas Chainsaw Massacre, the silence of the lambs and American Horror Story all have characters that were based on one serial killer called Ed Gein who was so devastated by his mother’s death that he began to build a woman suit so he could literally crawl into her skin.
  17. There’s a word for the day after tomorrow and its “overmorrow”.
  18. Personality has a larger effect on success than IQ.
  19. If you eat a polar bear liver you will die; humans can’t handle that much vitamin A.
  20. There is more statue of lions in the world than there are actual lions.
  21. During the middle ages, talkative women were punished by being forced to wear metal cages on their head with a piece which went inside the mouth to stop the tongue from moving.
  22. A cow can climb stairs but they can’t come down.
  23. Scientists concluded that the chicken came first, not the egg. Because the protein which makes eggshells is only produced by hens.
  24. While you inherit DNA from both your parents, you end up using your father’s DNA more that is genetically you’re more like your father than your mother.
  25. According to research, people who suffer from acne in their teens tend to have younger looking skins longer than the clear-skinned people.
  26. If you shiver for no reason it means that a spirit is passing near or through you.
  27. A duck’s quack does not echo and no one knows why.
  28. The Nokia 1100 sold more than 250 million units worldwide; making it the most sold mobile phone in history.
  29. Two 12-year-old kids- Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser stabbed their friend 19 times to impress the slender man.
  30. Dark chocolate contains a chemical that our bodies convert into Phenyl ethylamine; the same chemical secreted when we fall in love.
  31. Firstborn children tend to have a higher IQ than their siblings.
  32. Psychology says the person who brings out the best in you and makes you strong, is actually your weakness.
  33. A man in India named Ziona Chana has 29 wives, 94 children, and 33 grandchildren.
  34. When 2 people have a fight the angrier tends to be wrong. Anger can cloud judgment.
  35. Some people automatically assume that you’re mad at them when you’re quiet; this is due to guilty conscious.
  36. Valentine’s Day is one of the days with the highest suicide rates.
  37. The most common name in the world is Muhammad.
  38. 1 out of 8 couples married in the US last year, met online.
  39. Babies are born without kneecaps.
  40. If you lick someone’s elbow while they are not paying attention, they won’t feel it.
  41. Silly Putty was discovered as the residue left behind after the first latex condoms were produced.
  42. The ice-cream you see in the ice cream ads is often mashed potatoes because they will not melt during production.
  43. An average woman smiles 62 times a day; a man only 8 times.
  44. Penguins have an organ below their eyes that turn salt water into freshwater.
  45. The strangers in your dreams are actual people that you have seen in real life. Our brain cannot make up faces.
  46. In 2006, a woman was found in her apartment in London, skeletonized after 3 years of being dead, with the TV still on.
  47. Sloppy handwriting of doctors is responsible for over 7000 deaths each year.
  48. Our brain tends to make imaginary monsters when you stare in a mirror for too long.
  49. Any memory you think you have before the age of 4 is not real, your brain made it up.
  50. Dolphins, whales, and apes are the only animals, knows to commit suicide.

 

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