• Fun Fact Friday: 10/14/2011

    Are you ready for another week of Fun Fact Friday here at Weigh Your Mind? Let’s get started!

    1. A dragonfly called the globe skinner has the longest migration of any insect—11,000 miles back and forth across the Indian Ocean.
    2. Drivers kill more deer than hunters.
    3. According to the American Society for Microbiology, 90% of women and 75% of men wash their hands after using a public restroom.
    4. Fidgeting can burn about 350 calories a day.
    5. Most of the dust underneath your bed is actually your own dead skin.
    6. When glass breaks, the cracks move at speeds of up to 3,000 miles per hour.
    7. The roar that we hear when we place a seashell next to our ear is not the ocean, but rather the sound of blood surging through the veins in the ear.
    8. You burn 26 calories in a one minute kiss.
    9. The average person eats almost 1500 pounds of food a year.
    10. The majority of suicides occur on a Monday.
    I hope you have enjoyed another week of Fun Fact Friday. Which fact was your favorite? Be sure to let me know in a comment. Happy TGIF!

One Responseso far.

  1. Number 5 !!! Really makes you think….yuck…!!

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