You are 3x more likely to get a virus from a church website than a porn site.
An office desk is 400 times dirtier than a toilet.
Termites are the longest living insect, with some living up to 100 years.
Kitchen sponges have over 10,000,000 fecal bacteria. Change those out more often.
There are more tigers in captivity in the United States than there are wild tigers in the entire world, 5,000 to 3,200.
And if this documentary I saw has taught me anything, Mike Tyson is to blame.
The Romans used urine as mouth wash.
75% of the world’s menu consists of only 12 plants and 5 animal species.
16% of the world has limited or no access to electricity (1.2 billion people).
Potato chips cause weight gain more than any other food.
“Once you pop, you just can’t stop” wasn’t a slogan, Pringles was warning us…
Boyfriends do significantly more chores around the house than husbands. Don’t take the ring until he gets you a butler.
Elvis was a natural blonde, and dyed his hair black.
Bananas are actually berries, just like watermelons, eggplants, and chili peppers.
Strawberries, blackberries, and raspberries are not berries, however.
Everything you know is a lie.
People who take regular naps are ~37% less likely to die of heart disease.
30,000 websites are hacked every single day.
Mammoths went extinct over 1,000 years AFTER the Great Pyramids were built.
Your mouth has over 600 species of bacteria, with over 100 million bacteria in total.
A 10-second kiss can transfer over 80 million bacteria between the two mouths.
Maybe try some of that roman mouth wash….
Roughly 15% of the air in the New York Subway is dead skin cells.
You want more banana facts? Of course you do.
Bananas are actually radioactive due to their levels of potassium, but it would take an insane amount of bananas to have any effect on you.
Other radioactive food includes spinach, white beans, apricots, salmon, avocados, mushrooms, and yogurt.
Pubic lice (crabs) are often thought of staying near your nether regions, but they can find their way to your beard, eyelashes, and even eyebrows.
Your brain identifies rejection and physical pain very similarly and in both cases will release opioids to treat them both types of “pain”.
EDIT: So some of you are pointing out that opioids are drugs, not chemicals in the brain. In my defense, I did say I was skeptical about these facts in the title.
I believe the correct term should be endorphins.
So desks and sponges are gross, but also your coffee mug is probably not any better.
20% of office coffee mugs contain some amounts of fecal matter.
So if the coffee tastes like shit, maybe don’t blame Karen in HR for making bad coffee. Or blame her for getting poop on the coffee mugs, I don’t know Karen that well.
The unicorn is the national animal of Scotland.
Bonus Fact: Unicorns are horses with swords on their heads to protect our hopes and dreams.