1. People born between 1996 and 1999 have lived in 3 decades, 2 centuries, and 2 millenniums and they are not even 18 yet.
  2. Chocolate has an anti-bacterial effect on the mouth and protects against tooth decay.
  3. Every second, $3,075 is being spent on porn.
  4. A clean mouth has between
    1,000 and 100,000 bacteria on each tooth.
  5. 1 in 3 people feels more dissatisfied with their lives after visiting Facebook, according to a study.
  6. Alcohol is not digested; it gets absorbed directly into the bloodstream.
  7. Canada consumes more macaroni and cheese than any other nation in the world.
  8. Whisky is a Gaelic word that means "water of life".
  9. Police officers in one state in India are given a slight pay upgrade for having a moustache.
  10. The average American spends
    9 years watching TV.
  11. Researchers have successfully used the game TETRIS to treat "lazy eye" in adults.
  12. A group of owls is called a Parliament.
  13. First marriages that end in a divorce usually last approximately 8 years.
  14. The locations of the world's tallest and oldest trees are kept top secret to avoid tourist crowds damaging them.
  15. There are over 10,000 living species of birds in the world.
  16. "LOL" was formally recognized in 2011's update of the Oxford English Dictionary.
  17. Slugs eat twice their body weight every day.
  18. Foxes are domesticated like dogs by Russian scientists since 1959.
  19. Yoda, from Star Wars, was modeled after the appearance of Albert Einstein.
  20. The UK spent US$15.8 billion in a health service computer system that failed and was shut down in 2013.
  21. Airplane blankets are only washed every 5 to 30 days.
  22. Dynamite is made with peanuts.
  23. The chances of dying in a plane crash are 1 in 11 million.
  24. Romantic love is biochemically indistinguishable from having a severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
  25. Elephants
    are
    scared
    of bees.
  26. Bananas don't grow on trees. They are produced by herbaceous plants.
  27. 1 in 4 people
    is physiologically
    more prone
    to splurge on sales.
  28. Many Tibetan monks sleep upright.
  29. The world's oldest dog died at age 29.
  30. Roles are reversed on Emperor Penguin: the Male incubates the egg while she goes out to feed.
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