1.3 million Earths could fit inside the sun, an average sized star.
Studies have shown that people really do take longer to leave a parking spot when someone’s waiting for it.
In October 2014, Taylor Swift topped the iTunes Canada chart with a song that was literally just 8 seconds of static entitled ‘Track 3’.
Psychopaths are more likely to be immune to ‘contagious yawning’. Their lack of empathy may make them impervious to our yawns.
In Japanese, there are at least 20 different ways to say ‘sorry’.
A ball of glass will bounce higher than a ball of rubber. A ball of solid steel will bounce higher than one made entirely of glass.
Adolf Fick, the inventor of contact lenses got the idea from popcorn kernels stuck in his teeth.
Puppy pregnancy syndrome is a psychosomatic illness where the sufferer believes that they are pregnant with puppies after being bitten by a dog.
Researches in New Zealand have developed a tearless onion. It turns off the gene which produces the enzyme that causes a person slicing an onion to cry.
In an international study, participants who suppressed their crying or felt shame as they cried reported that they did not feel as good afterward.