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.

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.

Iceland does not have a railway system.

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

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

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.

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

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

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.