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Henhead
22-07-05, 14:38
</font> If you yelled for eight years, seven months and six days you would produce enough sound energy to heat one cup of coffee.</font>
</font> Termites eat wood twice as quickly when listening to heavy metal music.</font>
</font> A pig's orgasm lasts up to 30 minutes.</font>
</font> A ****roach can survive for up to nine days without its head before it starves to death.</font>
</font> Some lions mate more than 50 times a day.</font>
</font> Butterflies can taste with their feet.</font>
</font> On average, right-handed people live nine years longer than left-handed people.</font>
</font> Elephants are the only animals that cannot jump.</font>
</font> The average bed is home to more than six billion dust mites.</font>
</font> Ten tons of space dust falls on Earth every day.</font>
</font> If you tried to count the stars in the galaxy at a rate of one every second, it would take around 3,000 years to count them all.</font>
</font> Ernest Vincent Wright wrote a novel with more than 50,000 words, none of which contained the letter E</font>
</font> It takes about 20 seconds for a red blood cell to travel through an adult human body.</font>
</font> A typical four-year-old child asks 437 questions a day.</font>
</font> There is about 200 times more gold in the world's oceans than has been mined in our entire history.</font>
</font> If you passed wind consistently for six years and nine months, enough gas would be produced to create the energy of an atomic bomb.</font>
</font> The ****roach, which has a high resistance to radiation, is the creature most likely to survive a nuclear war.</font>
</font> The Guinness Book Of Records holds the record for being the book most stolen from public libraries.</font>
</font> Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you in the morning.</font>
</font> When you sneeze, all bodily functions stop... even your heart!</font>

</font> Most of us have eaten a spider in our sleep.</font>
</font> The only creatures that can see behind themselves without turning their heads are the rabbit and the parrot.</font>
</font> The first Harley Davidson motorcycle, built in 1903, used a tomato can for a carburettor.</font>
</font> Coca-Cola would be green if no colouring was added.</font>
</font> Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.</font>
</font> The average person's left hand does 56 per cent of any typing.</font>
</font> There are more chickens than people in the world.</font>
</font> The characters Bert and Ernie on Sesame Street were named after Bert the cop and Ernie the taxi driver in Frank Capra's It's A Wonderful Life.</font>
</font> The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.</font>
</font> There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.</font>
</font> Polar bears are left handed</font>

[ 22. July 2005, 15:41: Message edited by: Henhead ]

SMSL
22-07-05, 14:59
Originally posted by Henhead:
</font> Most of us have eaten a spider in our sleep.</font>No way!!! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/yikes.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/yikes.gif

FunkyBlueTiger
22-07-05, 15:03
This is a odd fact too I picked up somewhere: It's impossible to lick your elbow, and most people will try it when they read this.

Thorn
22-07-05, 16:05
Originally posted by FunkyBlueTiger:
It's impossible to lick your elbow, and most people will try it when they read this. Guess what... http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/redface.gif

http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif

Apofiss
22-07-05, 16:17
Originally posted by THORN:
</font><blockquote>quote:</font><hr />Originally posted by FunkyBlueTiger:
It's impossible to lick your elbow, and most people will try it when they read this. Guess what... http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/redface.gif

http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif </font>[/QUOTE]So you can!? :D

It seems quite impossible to me! :D

The average bed is home to more than six billion dust mites And that IS GOOD, cause dust makes our 'immune-system' more stronger.

tlr online
22-07-05, 16:25
Interesting facts. Thanks Henhead. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

thesmallprint
22-07-05, 17:12
Thanks Henhead http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

Greenkey2
22-07-05, 17:22
Originally posted by Henhead:
Elephants are the only animals that cannot jump. ...without the aid of a trampoline http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif

These are great fun Henhead. Thanks http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/thumb.gif

Neteru
22-07-05, 18:08
LOL @ Greenkey2. It would be interesting to see. :D

SYS
22-07-05, 18:17
...a voice from the darkness.....

Very interesting facts indeed, thanks for sharing! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/thumb.gif

And let me add a new one: a duck's quack doesn't echo...

Anyway, I think, I can lick my elbow, and I can do that by at least three ways... http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/c-2.gif

SYS "No sin is too great to be forgiven."