20 Miscellaneous Facts You Can Learn - Facts Did You Know?

1. Dogs have sweat glands in between their paws.

2. "A slug's anus is on its head."

3. Dogs have about 1,700 taste buds.

4. Blue eyes end to be more sensitive to light.

5. In 1963, the manager of Hall of Fame pitcher, Gaylord Perry, said jokingly, “They’ll put a man on the moon before he hits a home run.” Sure enough, on July 20, 1969, Perry hit his first career home run, just an hour after Apollo 11 landed on the moon.

6. Google hired a camel to create the Street View of a desert.

Camel Facts

7. There are as many hairs per square inch on your body as a chimpanzee.

8. The Horse Head used in the movie The Godfather was real.

9. NASA uses songs from The Beatles, Frank Sinatra, and The Doors to wake up the Mars Curiosity rover every morning.

10. A woman can get pregnant while she is already pregnant.

Pregnant women facts

11. Russia installed lighthouses powered by nuclear generators along its coastline in the 1970s. Two of those generators are now missing.

12. Venus is the hottest planet in our solar system with a surface temperature of over 450 degrees Celcius.

13. If you cut off a snail’s eye, it will grow a new one.

Snail Facts

14. Jellyfish eat small plants, zooplankton, fish eggs and sometimes other jellyfish.

15. Every piece of plastic ever made still exists.

16. Great white sharks can go for months without eating.

17. Zebras stand up while sleeping.

18. A moth has no stomach.

19. Drinking is one of the most dangerous times for a giraffe. While it is getting a drink it cannot keep a look out for predators and is vulnerable to attack.

20. Lions have the loudest roar of all big cats and can be heard up to 8km away.

Lion Facts