(Last Updated On: April 1, 2014)

Here are some funny facts that you wont believe:

  • Guinea pigs and rabbits can’t sweat.
  • Plutonium – first weighed on August 20th, 1942, by University of Chicago scientists Glenn Seaborg and his colleagues – was the first man-made element.
  • Outside the USA, Ireland is the largest software producing country in the world.
  • Bill Gates’ first business was Traff-O-Data, a company that created machines which recorded the number of cars passing a given point on a road.
  • The Grammy Awards were introduced to counter the threat of rock music. In the late 1950s, a group of record executives were alarmed by the explosive success of rock ‘n roll, considering it a threat to “quality” music.
  • Most lipstick contains fish scales.
  • The cigarette lighter was invented before the match.
  • Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
  • If you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib.
  • It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
  • A shrimp’s heart is in it’s head


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