Here is your daily dose of random facts… 20 mind-boggling random facts!
681. If you are afraid or you are in stress or in physical pain, hold hands of someone you love. This will help to alleviate all these problems.
682. The traffic received by Twitter, Netflix and Amazon combined is less than the traffic received by porn websites every month.
684. FBI was skeptical about Albert Einstein and thought that he was not loyal to America and that he was socialist German spy. To prove this, the FBI not only went though the pain of opening his mails, tapping his phone and going through his trash can but also came up with a document of 1,800 pages to deport him.
686. In 2017, Melbourne was voted as the most liveable city in the world for 7 consecutive years.
687. In UK, the number of vegans were 150,000 in year 2006. However, the number shot up to 542,000 in 2016.
688. The piano was invented only a few decades before USA was established.
689. Once a solar eclipse was chased at the speed of Mach 2 by Concorde pilots. The result was that they watched the solar eclipse for 74 minutes instead of 7 minutes.
690. A mammal is unable to feel pain. Is that possible? Yes possible but only for naked mole rat. Not only that, is also the world’s only thermoconforming mammal (that is, its body temperature changes with changes in temperature of the surroundings). What more? It is completely immune to cancer and it have an unusually long lifespan for a rodent. They live up to 28 years!
691. There is a type of pill that will make you more drunk with less booze and yes, it also reduces the symptoms of hangover too. The drug is called Fomepizole.
692. Having children is a parameter for being successful for 86% of the men. In case of women, only 73% think alike.
693. The number of people suffering from hunger in this world is less than the number of people suffering from obesity!
694. In 2010, the first real world transaction took place with Bitcoin. A programmer called Laszlo Hanyecz paid 10,000 Bitcoins for two boxes of pizzas. At that time, 10,000 BTC was equal to $25 (roughly) but today it is worth USD 5.12 million.
695. The Seal Team responsible for killing Osama Bin Laden was also responsible for killing Somalian Pirates who captured Captain Phillips.
697. At least a dozen couples were on a honeymoon trip on Titanic.
698. 2016 – on the night of election in US, Canadian official website for immigration crashed.
699. The public employee with highest pay in nearly 50% of US states is none other than a football coach!
700. Psychologists have identified a list of 400 phobias. They are all distinct phobias.