1. 2 million girls give birth at 14 or younger every year.
  2. The boomslang snake's venom causes you to bleed from all holes of your body.
  3. There was a Jewish-Austrian doctor who didn't charge Hitler's family due to their economic hardship. Hitler had him protected and called him "Noble Jew".
  4. Pigs can catch swine flu from humans.
  5. There are about 30 million dead people on Facebook.
  6. About 1 in 9 people lack access to an improved water source.
  7. A man left Havana in a hot air balloon in 1856 and has been missing ever since.
  8. The world's smallest magnetic data storage unit is made of just 12 atoms.
  9. For every person on earth, there are roughly 170 million insects.
  10. When you take one step, you are using up to 200 muscles.
  11. Most of the dust
    underneath your bed
    is actually your own
    dead skin.
  12. Antarctica is the largest desert in the world.
  13. Spider silk is about 5 times stronger than steel of the same weight.
  14. The computer mouse was invented in 1967 and was called an "X-Y Position Indicator." It cost $300.
  15. The oldest planets known are nearly 13 billion years old and "shouldn't" exist.
  16. More than 200 million tons of human waste goes untreated every year.
  17. Your mobile phone has more computing power than the computers used for the Apollo 11 moon landing.
  18. The average person accidentally eats 430 bugs each year.
  19. Giraffes' tongues grow up to 21 inches (53 cm) in length.
  20. The oldest video of cats on YouTube dates from 1894.
  21. 20%
    of the world's books lost their copyright and are now in the public domain.
  22. Kodak developed the first digital camera in 1975 but kept it secret for fear it would disrupt their film industry.
  23. Women spend
    over 4 years (in total)
    of their lives
  24. Elephants are the only mammals, besides humans, to have chins.
  25. 2% of couples have fallen in love in a supermarket, according to a survey.
  26. Africa is larger than China, USA, India, Mexico and a big part of Europe combined.
  27. Americans spend over US$11 billion in self-help every year.
  28. Over 90% of American movies made before 1929 are lost, no copies are known to exist.
  29. Every 2 weeks, on average, someone jumps off the Golden Gate Bridge.
  30. Steve Jobs never wrote a single line of programming code.
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