Thursday, 20 March 2008
1. The first TEST TUBE BABY born in the United States on December 28, 1981 is Elizabeth Jordan Carr.
2. Every time you lick a stamp, you're consuming 1/10 of a calorie.
3. A hard working adult sweats up to 4 gallons per day. Most of the sweat evaporates before a person realizes it's there, though!
4. Nose prints are used to identify dogs, just like humans use fingerprints!
5. The most used letter in the English alphabet is 'E', and 'Q' is the least used!
6. The average person laughs 13 times a day!
7. Every 45 seconds, a house catches on fire in the United States!
8. More money is spent on gardening than on any other hobby!
9. Honolulu is the only place in the United States that has a royal palace!
10. Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a billion dollars on chewing gum!
11. There are approximately fifty Bibles sold each minute across the world!
12. Every second, Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate
13. Fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails!
14. Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!
15. A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue!