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50 Facts About Life Everyone Should Know
Your account is not active. We have sent an email to the address you provided with an activation link. Check your inbox, and click on the link to activate your account. Bad news sells, so the media tends to focus on the negative things and ignores some of the things that make the world a better place. Everything started when a Reddit user asked others to post fun facts that made them happy. Later, Buzzfeed took this list and matched it to pictures adding a couple of new interesting facts. Scroll down below for more of these not-so-general knowledge facts!
2. When you were born, you were, for a moment, the youngest person on earth.
Here's a piece of trivia for you: National Trivia Day takes place on Friday, January 4, , and we're celebrating with some of the greatest fun facts about animals, food, music, and other topics worth knowing about. Wine trivia? Oh, we are so there. Pando Latin for "I spread out" is a group of genetically identical quaking aspens in Utah with an interconnected root system. It's an estimated 80, years old and takes up more than acres. The astronaut insists he actually stated, "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind. And for the record, no real astronaut ever uttered "Houston, we have a problem" — Tom Hanks only said that in the movie Apollo
And in many ways, the best way to freak yourself out is by learning something totally, shockingly, and bizarrely new—something that completely upends your view of the world and what you think you know about it. For instance, what if you discovered that a vegetable known for its coloring turned out to not always have been that color? Or what if you learned that a particularly inhumane execution method from the Middle Ages stuck around until the late 20th century? This isopod, Cymothoa exigua , is pretty much the creepiest creature ever. It enters a fish through its gills and attaches to its tongue.
One of the downsides of living in the Information Age? It feels impossible to keep up! The good news, of course, is that some things are worth knowing a lot more than others. Probably not important. But tips for living a better life? Well worth committing to memory.