Random Facts

  • A cockroach will live nine days without its head before it starves to death!
    Animal Facts
  • The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotam-eteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai-whenu a kitanatahu - a New Zealand hill.
    Word and Language Facts
  • Ostriches are often not taken seriously. They can run faster than horses, and the males can roar like lions.
    Animal Facts
  • The 'dot' over the letter 'i' is called a tittle.
    Word and Language Facts
  • On average a hedgehog’s heart beats 300 times a minute.
    Animal Facts
  • Cephalacaudal recapitulation is the reason our extremities develop Faster than the rest of us.
    Misc Facts
  • If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die.
    Human Facts
  • Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.
    Misc Facts