Did you Know?

---The longest interval between the birth of twins is 87 days.

---The average human sheds 40 pounds of skin over a lifetime. You replace your skin about once a month.

---Cotton candy was invented by a dentist.

---The "M's" in M&Ms stand for "Mars" and "Murrie."

---You lose up to 30 percent of your taste buds during flight.

---Humans are the only animals that blush.

---The heads on Easter Island have bodies.

--- The Cookie Monster's name is Sid

---Cows moo with regional accents.

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Stickers on fruit: The stickers mark the country and producer of the fruit, but it’s the numbers that are the important aspect. If there are 4 digits and the first number is 4, then it means the fruit is sprayed with pesticides. If there are 5 digits and the first number is 9, then the fruit has grown organically, and if there are 5 digits with the first number being 8, then the fruit has been genetically modified.

---When high-heel shoes first came into fashion in the 10th century, they were intended for men

---If you put some Viagra in a vase, it will make flowers stand up straight for a week beyond when they would normally wilt

---A dairy cow will produce up to 3 percent more milk when listening to music. But they don't like country music, especially Willie Nelson. They need something with a good beat.

---Witches were not burned in the Salem Witch Trials.

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Iceland does not have a railway system.

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There is actually a difference between coffins and caskets – coffins are typically tapered and six-sided, while caskets are rectangular.

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In order to protect themselves from poachers, African Elephants have been evolving without tusks, which unfortunately also hurts their species.

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Sunflowers can help clean radioactive soil. Japan is using this to rehabilitate Fukashima. Almost 10,000 packets of sunflower seeds have been sold to the people of the city.

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The spiked dog collar was invented by the Ancient Greeks to protect their dogs from wolf attacks.

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One habit of intelligent humans is being easily annoyed by people around them, but saying nothing in order to avoid a meaningless argument.

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Back when dinosaurs existed, there used to be volcanoes that were erupting on the moon.

---German Chocolate Cake is named after an American baker by the name of Samuel German.

---Pistachios are actually fruits

---Gerald Ford was the only American president to have never been elected to office.

---Bananas are actually classified as berries, while strawberries are members of the rose family.

---SPAM is short for SPiced hAM.

---Broccoli contains more protein than steak

---Armadillo shells are bullet-proof (rifle calibre stuff).

---Walt Disney World is the second-largest buyer of explosives in the U.S.

---Russia was founded by a group of Viking traders called the Rus.

---Mosquitoes are the world’s deadliest animal.

---There is a nut on a helicopter called the ‘Jesus Nut’.

---Sierra Leone is the world’s roundest country. Egypt is the squarest.

---The world’s biggest epidemic started in America and killed over 50 million people. This was the 'Spanish' flu of 1918.

---The start-up sound for Window 95 was made on an Apple Macintosh computer.