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A single chocolate chip gives enough energy to a human being to walk 150 feet.
Source: http://www.foodnetwork.co.uk/article/chocolate-covered-fun-facts.html

Laughing lowers levels of stress hormones and strengthens the immune system. Six-year-olds laugh an average of 300 times a day. Adults only laugh 15 to 100 times a day.
Source: http://www.hemmy.net/2006/04/30/50-interesting-facts/

If you stop getting thirsty, you need to drink more water. For when a human body is dehydrated, its thirst mechanism shuts off.
Source: http://www.hemmy.net/2006/04/30/50-interesting-facts/

Coughing can cause air to move through your windpipe faster than the speed of sound - over a thousand feet per second!
Source: http://www.funfactz.com/

Pain is measured in units of "dols". The instrument used to measure pain is a "dolorimeter".
Source: http://luis791.com/FunnyFactsPage4.html

Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously.
Source: http://weirdfacts.com/

Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours!
Source: http://weirdfacts.com/

Did you know that Cat urine can glow under black light?
Source: National Geographic Kids

The walking catfish can move across land.
Source: National Geographic Kids

Pet hamsters can run up to eight miles (13 kilometers) a night on a wheel.
Source: National Geographic Kids

A Zeptosecond is one-billionth of a trillionth of a second.
Source: National Geographic Kids

A cloud can weigh more than a million pounds.
Source: National Geographic Kids

If you run in the rain, you will get 50% wetter than if you stand still.
Source: National Geographic Kids

Only female bees sting.
Source: National Geographic Kids

A beefalo is part bison and part cow.
Source: National Geographic Kids

If you continued to grow as fast as an average baby, you'd weigh about 413,300 pounds by age 10.
Source: National Geographic Kids

Snow leopards can't roar.
Source: National Geographic Kids

Right handed people live around nine years longer than left handed people!
Source: www.amusingfacts.com

1 in 2000 babies are born with a tooth that is already visible.
Source: www.amusingfacts.com

Adult human bones account for 14% of the body's total weight.
Source: www.amusingfacts.com

• Your eyes move about 80 times a second.
Source: National Geographic Kids

• Only female mosquitoes bite. They need the protien from blood to produce their eggs.
Source: Time for Kids 2006 Almanac

• Sharks have NO bones.
Source: Time for Kids 2006 Almanac


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