Strange Facts

  1. Although how cute penguins are, they known to be assholes. They known to be pushing fellow penguins to water to see for any predatory. If the victim was predated they would avoid the waters. Do not let cuteness blind you.
  2. In 19 the century Phineas Gage, an average railroad worker met with accident in which a iron rod was pushed through his head . Although how bizarre and deadly his accident was, he survived it.Being it one of the rare medical anomalies he lived for another 12 years. His frontal lobe was severely damaged. His friends used to say it is not Gage anymore. His personality was changed forever.
  3. A resident of memphis USA were given a steroid for an alergic reaction she had. But then followed the one of the horrific alergic reactions in medical history. Over the following 3 years he body started to grow nails where usually hair would grow.It is recorded that she is the only person who has had faced a such strange reactions for an alergy.
  4. Did you know that the surface area of the total alveoli , little sacs in the lungs to absorb air, could cover an entire tennis court.And an average human has about over whooping 600 millions alveoli in the lungs.
  5. Do not underestimate the strength of your hair. Total hair of a human head can hold 12 tonnes which is equivalent of 2 fully grown asian elephants.
  6. Did you know that all the cells in your body are replaced by new cells as their lifetime is over. So theoretically after 7 years you are reborn. It is no longer the body you had before 7 years.
  7. The incarceration of the USA is higher than Russia and china combined.Withing 30 years number of prisoners have been quadrupled from 500,000 to 2.2 million.Over 1% of the total US population are in prison. That is 21% of the total prisoners in the world.
  8. The visionary inventory, former CEO of apple ,Steve jobs had a rather unusual way of relieving stress. According to his autobiographer ,Walter Isaacson, Steve would soak his foot in the water of office toilets.
  9. In Victorian age there was a trend of eating tapeworms as the hope getting thin. The people who did that believed the worms would do the job of losing weight. They even used other parasites.
  10. This is a bad news for men. It has been found that men are more likely to get stuck by lightning. The scientific reason behind this is , that men are less aware of the dangers around them than that of women.80% of the drown victims of canada are also young men.