Get ready to have your mind BLOWN. These True Facts Are So Nuts They Seem False and really, we aren’t pulling your leg, they are true!
These True Facts Are So Nuts They Seem False
Fact #1: You can boil water in a paper cup over an open flame.
Don’t believe me? Check out the video below.
Fact #2: There is an extremely rare condition called “Stone Man Syndrome”, which causes any damage done to tissue to regrow into a bone. People affected by this disease slowly turn into living statues as they get older.
This video explains the disease very well:
Fact #3: A headless chicken lived without a head for 18 months, his name was Mike.
This is actually sort of sad but it is true and this has a ton of info on him:
Fact #4: Horses and rodents can’t vomit.
Strange, right? However, in the case of Horses, they can’t vomit because they have a band of muscle around their stomach making it a one way opening. Food can go in but not come out.
You can check out more details on that here.
Fact #5: The color orange was named after the fruit, a bright orange.
Here is the history on the color orange.
Fact #6: The color orange used to be referred to as red or a different shade of red which is why people with orange hair are still called “redheads” to this day.
Fact #7: The game Cards Against Humanity bought an island in Maine to preserve wildlife. It is called Hawaii 2.
You can check out the information here.
Fact #8: Your nose is always in your field of vision, meaning you always see it but your brain ignores it.
It is interesting to read how our brains block it out! Sorry, if you can continually see your nose now.
Fact #9: That smell of freshly cut grass is actually a sign of distress the grass is in. It basically tries to save itself from damage after cutting so it release chemicals we can smell.
You can read more about it here.
Fact #10: Walmart sells more bananas than anything else making it their most popular item.
Fact #11: Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire.com, Trivago, Travelocity, and Orbitz are all owned by the same company, Expedia Inc. So, it doesn’t really matter who you book your vacation through.
Fact #12: People don’t sneeze in their sleep due to their brain shutting down the reflex
More info on that here.
So, what is an interesting fact that you know?