Human civilization is about 200 thousand years old. That’s an insane amount of time to deal with and the most amazing thing is that it never stops growing and changing, as a result, every day we get to learn and discover something new. Here are some crazy facts that you might not have heard of before.
Now, this particular fact is something you wish you would have known five or ten years ago. The question that has been going on since time immemorial and pushed us to a point that it got so annoying because we can never seem to find an accurate answer to the question.
The question of what came before the egg or the chicken. According to scientists, the chicken came first, because the protein that is required to make the shells of eggs can only be produced by hens. You can thank us later!
It is not hidden that we get the maximum nutrients out of veggies if we eat them raw. Carrots being one of them. They have so many health benefits and there are a variety of ways you can incorporate this into your daily diet.
But did you know that the amount of pressure that you use to bit into your raw carrot is equivalent to the amount of pressure you need to bite off a human finger? Happy carrot eating!
What is the quietest room you could possibly think of? Library, some might guess. If yes, well then, you my friend, are wrong. The world’s quietest room is -9 decibels, this place is so quiet, you can literally hear your blood flowing. Now that is interesting and weird at the same time.
For some, it’s really quite unnerving to sit in the room… even terrifying. The madness of silence starts slowly with the person hearing the blood flow in their ears, then it extends to hearing your bones move and finally people hearing their own heart beat! **Shudders**
Most of you have definitely experienced a situation where you are constantly mumbling lyrics of a song that you do not even remember the name of. At times you are not even singing the correct lyrics but you just can’t help yourself from singing it.
It could be the song you love or the song you utterly despise, either way, it gets a tad bit annoying after a while. Well it is because your brain sees the song as an unfinished task, so it kinda gets stuck unless you go back and listen to the full song again.
We all are aware of the numerous advantages of drinking water, but drinking pure water is what we should primarily be worried about. However, you would be surprised to know that the ultra pure water is so pure that if you drink it enough it can wash off minerals off your body and can kill you.
So much of goodness is not always so good.
You might be aware of some factual differences between men and women, but did you know that women are capable of seeing more shades of red than men?
The chromosome that helps human to see the color red is X, and since women have two X chromosomes they can easily see ruby, maroon, scarlet and many other shades of red, unlike men who can only see light red and dark red.
So, ladies the next time he says “but it all looks the same” when you ask him to select one color from a variety of shades of red, don’t blame him, blame his chromosomes.
Ever named a pet or baby that got everyone so ecstatic and appreciative of you, that you get swollen up with immense pride and felt like you have finally done something good with your life. Yes, naming things can be all fun and games until you are not naming planets, islands, rivers etc. because that is some serious work.
So, it’s better to leave this task to scientists. They have been discovering new things everyday and also naming them accordingly, but you will be astonished to know that until now, nobody knows who named earth.