Did You Know – 20 Amazing Facts

It is astonishing how the human brain works. By evolving as species, we have some things integrated in that can be hardly changed, and that narrows it down to these 20 amazing facts!

The following 20 facts have been picked to intrigue and educate. In case you are bored and have few minutes to spend, why not read on to find out more about this incredible list of the top 20 most interesting facts:

  1. Laziness and physical inactivity have killed the same number of people as smoking.
  2. Right-handed people usually chew food on their right side
  3. The human brain is able to store 5 times as much information as Wikipedia
  4. People who sit for over 11 hours daily have a 50% chance that they will die within the next 3 years.
  5. There are at least 6 people who look just like you in the world, and you have a 9% chance to meet one of them in your lifetime.
  6. The Ovum egg is the largest, and the sperm is the smallest cell in the human body.
  7. People who laugh a lot have a much better health than those who don’t.
  8. Sleeping without a pillow lowers back pain and strengthens the spine.
  9. The human brain uses same amount power as 10-watt light bulb.
  10. A person’s height is determined by the father, and their weight by the mother.
  11. In case a part of your body “falls asleep”, you can “wake it up” by shaking the head.
  12. The human body releases enough heat in 30 minutes to boil 1.5 liters of water.
  13. Our brain cannot resist noticing three things, food, attractive people and danger.
  14. The stomach acid ( HCl) is so powerful that it can dissolve razor blades.
  15. Get rid of the unpleasant odor by placing dry tea bags in the gym bags or smelly shoes.
  16. Albert Einstein claimed that the humankind will be extinct within 4 years if honey bees were to disappear from Earth.
  17. Laughter is the most powerful antidepressant.
  18. There are so many apple varieties in the world, that you will need 20 years to try them all if you ate a new one every day.
  19. The first thing people subconsciously notice about you are your shoes, so make sure you always wear a nice pair.
  20. A man can survive for weeks without eating, but only 11 days without sleeping.

Sources: happylifereport.com, remedyhints.com