Bits & Pieces (trivia facts)

Squirrels plant thousands of new trees each year simply by forgetting where they put their acorns.


Your brain generates enough energy to turn a light bulb on.


People are more likely to remember the first and last things they read on a list than anything else is.

Thirty-six human hearts could fit into a giraffe’s heart.


Standing while working on the computer will increase your productivity and will make you more focused.


The first tiger shark to hatch inside of its mother’s womb eats all the other embryos of its siblings. Even scientists admit that this is an unusual mode of survival.


High heeled shoes were originally created for men.


Baby porcupines are called porcupettes.


Bubble Wrap was originally intended to be used as 3D wallpaper. 

Earth is not a perfect sphere. Our planet is squashed at its poles and swollen at the equator.


Koalas and humans have remarkably similar fingerprints.


Canada has more lakes  than anywhere in the world. 9% of the country is covered in fresh water.


M & M stands for Mars and Murie (surnames of the sons of the founders of Mars and Hershey companies).


Some cats are allergic to people!


The longest weddding veil was longer than 63 football pitches.


The 100 folds in a chefs hat represent 100 ways to cook an egg.


You can hear a blue whales heartbeat from more than 2 miles away.


Four times more people speak English as a second language than as a native one.

Elvis only won 3 Grammys.


Coca-Cola was the first drink in space.


The speed of a computer mouse is measured in “Mickeys”.

Baby sea otters can’t swim.

“It is impossible for most people to lick their own elbow” (did you just try it?). 💪

“A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out”. 😋

“A shrimp’s heart is in its head” ❤

“If you sneeze too hard, you could fracture a rib”. 🤧

“Most people fall asleep in seven minutes”. 😴

“In the course of an average lifetime, while sleeping you might eat around 70 assorted insects and 10 spiders, or more”. 🕷🐜🦟

“Kangaroos can not walk backwards”

“The average person spends two weeks of their life waiting at traffic lights”. 🚦

“A bolt of lightning contains enough energy to toast 100, 000 of bread”. ⚡

“You can hear a blue whale’s heartbeat from two miles away”. 🐳

“Olympic gold medals are actually made out of silver”. 🥈

“You might think that stars are all the same, but each star is a different colour depending on their temperature”. ⭐

“The opposite sides of the dice always add up to seven”. 🎲

“Each year about 100 million bikes are produced worldwide”. 🚲