The world is full of amazing things and sometime the facts about these things might puzzle you to either believe them or not. We have compiled a list of some incredibly weird facts that you’ll want to share with either your friends or will use as a conversational ice breaker. Here are these facts.
While we all like the hippity hoppity kangaroos but these creatures are all not that simple especially when it comes to their reproductive organs. Take for example the female of this animal species, they actually have three vaginas.
Dutch village: Giethoorn
If you ever want to see what was the life actually looked like in medieval times then it is bet to take a trip to the Dutch village named Giethoorn. You ask why? Because it is the only village in the world that actually has no roads or streets. The buildings of the village are all connected by canals and footbridges.
Parasite making rats braver
There is a parasite known as Toxoplasma Gondii. The parasites only breeds in the guts of a cat. If this breeding parasite somehow infects rats, it primarily affects on their behavior making them actually braver and less scared of cats.
Russia is bigger than Pluto
The surface area of Russia is actually so large that it is even larger than combined surface area of the Planet Pluto. Russia has a surface area of 17,075,200 square kilometers, while planet Pluto was estimated to be 16,647,940 square kilometers.
Nintendo was Trading Card Company
While many of us know Nintendo to be a major contributor in gaming industry, however it was actually launched as a Trading Card company in early 1960’s. Other than that, company also manufactured many novelty toys and even home appliances and office equipments.
Ants might be the new dominant creatures of this planet someday
Ants might seem like tiny critters that we see around roaming everyday but did you know that for every human on this planet there are actually 1.6 million ants. The total weight of these ants is actually equal to the weight of all the humans on earth.
Iconic history figures born in the same year
Almost every high school student is familiar with the names of Ann Frank, Martin Luther King Jr. and Barbara Walters. However they might not be aware of this simple fact that all of them were actually born in the same year of 1929.
The novel Moby Dick was first written and published by author named Herman Melville back in 1851 and since then has been one of the famous novels in English literature’s history. Although it is nearly 175 years old novel but there are still living whales that are actually older than this novel.
Oxford University is ancient than Aztec Empire
Teaching started in Oxford University as early as 1096, and by 1249, the University was officially founded. The Aztec civilization as we know it began with the founding of Tenochtitlan in 1325.