Random Facts

  • A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
    Animal Facts
  • On average, dogs have better eyesight than humans, although not as colorful.
    Animal Facts
  • 40% of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.
    Misc Facts
  • Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason.
    Animal Facts
  • No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver or purple.
    Word and Language Facts
  • The sentence 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.' uses every letter in the alphabet. (Developed by Western Union to Test telex/two communications)
    Word and Language Facts
  • If you keep your eyes open by force when you sneeze, you might pop an eyeball out.
    Human Facts
  • At a jet plane's speed of 1,000 km (620mi) per hour, the length of the plane becomes one atom shorter than its original length.
    Science and Technology Facts