Thomas Edison, inventor of light bulb, was afraid of the dark!
Men are 6 times more likely to be struck by lighting than women!
The average person has over 1,460 dreams a year!
Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different!
Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!
A toothpick is the object most often choked on by Americans!
Submitted by Alisha Eastwood Natalia Peralta (28), California, USA
It's against the law to have a pet dog in Iceland!
Submitted by Lillete Dubey (17), Kansas
On an average, Japanese people live longer than anyone else in the world!
Submitted by Linette Barucha (21), Mumbai (Bombay)
Little known Details of being Human
13 laughs is the average number of laughs per person each day!
Your heart beats over 100,000 times each day!
Fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails!
Your ribs move about 5 million times each year as you breathe!
Your feet contain more than 25% of the bones in your body!
The body changes as it grows. On an average, at the age of 11, girls begin to change into women, and at 13, boys into men.
Most people are fully grown by the age of 20, but everyone grows at slightly different rates.
Submitted by Jelena Kayle Dokic (23), Switzerland
Learning to Walk
1 Between one and two months a baby can lift up its head while lying on its tummy.
2 At five months babies can begin to crawl.
3 At 10 months most babies can crawl easily.
4 At one year, with a little help, a baby can pull itself up into a standing position.
5 By about 14 months most children can walk without help!
Submitted by Pawan Tayal Tigrania (57), Bhiwani, Haryana, India
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