UNBELIEVABLE FACTS

  • 9 out of 10 people believe Thomas Edison invented the light bulb. This isn't true; Joseph Swan did
  • Happy Birthday (the song) is copyrighted.
  • Every drop of seawater contains approximately 1 billion gold atoms.
  • Right-handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left-handed people do
  • The average chocolate bar has 8 insect legs in it
  • The cigarette lighter was invented before the match
  • If you were to take 1 lb. of spiders web and stretch it out it would circle the whole way around the world!
  • If every person in China stood on a chair and jumped off at the same time...it would knock the earth off its axis!
  • It takes only 8 minutes for sunlight to travel from the sun to the earth, which also means, if you see the sun go out, it actually went out 8 minutes ago
  • Mosquito repellents don't repel mosquitoes. They hide you. The spray blocks the mosquitoes sensors. So they don't know you are there.