10 More Random Fun Facts!
So do you want to still wow your friends and family about how smart you really are? Well, here are some more weird and wonderful facts sourced from The Fact Site that will make everyone say “I never knew that!”
- The human nose can remember 50,000 different scents.
- The dark region on the north pole of Pluto’s moon, Charon, is called Mordor. Look out Gollum!
- Snails have 14,000 teeth and some can even kill you!
- In 2015, 350,000 silver coins with Superman on the heads side was made and is legal tender in Canada. Up, up and away!
- Move over TDK! In 2014, Sony made a cassette tape that can store 185TB of data!
- The collars on men’s dress shirts used to be detachable. This was to save on laundry costs as the collar was the part that needed cleaning the most frequently. If only it could save time on ironing.
- Alligators will give manatees the right of way if they are swimming near each other.
- There is an opposite of albino animals, which aren’t white, but black. These are known as Melanistic animal.
- Elephants make friends, bury their dead, travel for ‘funerals’, speak to each other, and show extreme intelligence.
- The University of Minnesota is older than Minnesota the state itself. Who knew!