17 Of The Most Bizarre Facts Ever!

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The Universe is an amazing place and there’s a lot of things that we will never know. We’ve pulled out a few awe-inspiring but bizarre facts, see how many you already knew!

All the American flags on the moon have been bleached white by radiation from the sun

All the American flags on the moon have been bleached white by radiation from the sun

The deepest part of the ocean is estimated to be 36,200 feet. That’s almost the length of 37 Eiffel Towers

The deepest part of the ocean is estimated to be 36,200 feet

The adult human body has 206 bones. But babies have about 300

adult human body has 206 bones

One head of human hair could support the weight of two elephants.

human hair

Oxford University is older than the modern English language

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Tongues are like fingers; each one has a unique print

Tongues

The entire current population of Earth could fit inside Texas, and it would still be less crowded than New York City

population of Earth

There are more stars in the universe than grains of sand on Earth

stars in the universe

The surface area of Russia is slightly larger than dwarf-planet Pluto

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Breathing in Mumbai for one day is equivalent to smoking two and a half packs of cigarettes

Mumbai

The combined weight of all the ants on Earth is about the same as the combined weight of all humans

ants on Earth

The planet Neptune has barely completed one orbit since it was discovered in 1846

Neptune

A blue whale’s heart is roughly the size of a Volkswagen Beetle

blue whale

Pluto hasn’t completed a full orbit since its discovery, and won’t until March 23, 2178

Pluto

If you eat a polar bear’s liver, you will die of a vitamin A overdose

polar bear

Scallops have dozens of eyes. They’re often blue

Scallops

A banana is technically a berry. A raspberry is not

banana