15 interesting facts that will make you wonder aloud unprintablePictolic
There are ways of doing things that no one thinks. But when one stumbles upon such facts, usually he freezes in amazement. We have collected more than a dozen curious facts, from which you will definitely raised eyebrows, and lip slips in surprise or something stronger. Still in the wonderful world we live in!
Today your body is almost entirely composed of completely different atoms than a year ago
You only need about a year to 98% of atoms in your body were replaced by others. So, in essence, every year you become a completely different person.
Once you were the youngest in the Universe
If you think about it, for a fraction of a second you were the newborn of all births in the world.
The number of possible combinations a standard deck of 52 cards exceeds the number of atoms on Earth
Our planet including everything on it is composed of approximately 10^50 atoms. But there is 8,0658 e+67 possible combinations card deck, which is much higher than the number of atoms on Earth. This is a number so large that the analogy with the number of grains of sand that fit in the Grand Canyon, even partially is not able to Express it.
Near you the man on the right is the farthest from you people on the left
If we consider only the surface of the Earth count around the circle, it is actually a true statement.
The ex-US President Barack Obama more Grammy awards than the singer Katy Perry
Yes, Obama has two wins at the Grammy awards (in the category "Art speech" in his memoirs), and the singer Katy Perry had a lot of nominations, but no prize she never got. Even presidents Jimmy Carter and bill Clinton more Grammys than Katy Perry.
A person studying atoms is just a cluster of atoms trying to understand themselves
Strange, isn't it?
The term "mad Hatter" was born from what used in the manufacture of hats, used mercury, toxic fumes which forced the hatters to behave strangely
There is no precise information, since what the expression "mad Hatter" (mad hatter) is firmly established in the English language, but it is known that many who were engaged in the manufacture of hats in the XIX century, in the process used mercury. Due to the fact that the Hatter constantly and for long periods of time exposed to this deadly substance, they manifested the symptoms of mercury poisoning, which include muscle cramps, cognitive decline and other signs that could be easily mistaken for madness. The phrase was used even before the release of "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll, so he invented it.
If the bees received the American minimum wage for their work, a jar of honey would be worth 182 thousand dollars
The average bee produces about 1/12 teaspoon of honey in my life, which normally lasts 120-150 days. Activity of bees is necessary only at certain times of the year, and they begin to gather nectar only after 22 days after birth. If the bees received money for their labor, the honey would cost very heavy money.
If you think about it, it turns out that the brain is so named himself
The brain is an impostor.
In fact, we never touch
Due to the structure and composition of atoms, laws of quantum physics and the fact that electrons have a negative charge, the electrons that comprise our bodies, never really relate to the other electrons: they are just very very close to each other.
If two children conceived at the same time, but one of them was born prematurely, this baby will be older than the other
And this despite the fact that they both developed in the womb. Likewise, if you are in the USA and in the UK at the same time born two children, they may have different dates of birth.
The difference between 1 million seconds and 1 trillion seconds is nearly 40 thousand years
One million seconds is 11.5 days. One billion seconds is 31 and 3/4 years. One trillion seconds is 31 710 years. The explosion of the brain.
The fact that the Moon, when viewed from Earth, seems to almost equal the Sun in size during the solar Eclipse, is completely random cosmic coincidence
John Tyler was the 10th President of the United States. He was born in the XVIII century. Still alive two of his grandchildren
John Tyler is 63 years old son. This son had children at an even later age, so it so happened that two of Tyler's grandchildren are still alive, and this despite the fact that Tyler himself was born around 20 years after the signing of the Declaration of independence.
Over a lifetime a person produces enough saliva to fill two swimming pools
On average during its life the human body produces about 20 thousand liters of saliva. This can be filled with two standard pool or 53 of the bath.