Archive for the ‘Weird Facts’ Category

Weight of earth

Posted: 13th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags:

Weight of earth The Earth weighs 6.6 sextillion tons, or 5.97 x 1024 kg.

Goldfish Memory

Posted: 12th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags: ,

A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.

Death by Ballpoint Pen

Posted: 11th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags:

On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every year.

People having sex in the world at once

Posted: 11th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags: ,

At any given time, about 5,000 people around the world are having sex.

How many hairs on your head

Posted: 11th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags:

How many hairs on your head? The average person has 100,000 hairs on his/her head. Each hair grows about 5 inches every year.

Age of puberty

Posted: 9th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags: ,

Age of puberty In 2004, one in six girls in the United States enter puberty at age 8. A hundred years ago, only one in a hundred entered puberty that early.

Height of flea jump

Posted: 7th January 2012 by Absurd Stories in Weird Facts
Tags:

Height of Flea Jump Flea's can jump 130 times higher than their own height. In human terms this is equal to a 6ft. person jumping 780 ft. into the air.