22 Interesting & Fun Facts You Should Write Down Now!

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We learn, notice and discover new things everyday, especially because of the elevated popularity and ease of Internet access and use. New information sometimes refutes what we already know and leave us in amazement. Update time, people! Here are 22 awfully interesting pieces of information:

1. You can't make a long "hmmmmm" sound when your nose is closed/blocked. Don't try too hard, or else your ears might be damaged.

2. When Star Wars first came out in 1977, people in France were still executed with the guillotine.

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3. When the last mammoth on earth died, the pyramids were 1,000 years old!

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4. The years during which Cleopatra lived are closer to the time of the iPhone's invention than to the erection of the pyramids.

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5. If you haven't been there yet, and only seen it in photos; you might believe that the pyramids of Giza are located in the middle of the desert. However, those pyramids are just next to the Giza city.

6. Pluto's surface area is smaller than that of Russia.

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7. Since we discovered the dwarf planet Pluto in 1930, the planet still hasn't completed one entire tour around the sun. It will take place in 2178.

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8. Have you ever realized how small we actually are? Here is a comparison of the Earth's and Sun's sizes!

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9. However, even the source of our lives, the Sun, looks like a grain of sand when compared to one of the biggest stars of the Milky Way, VY Canis Majoris.

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10. Did you know that all the world maps we have seen until now are flawed? Here is the Gall-Peters map, which shows the continents in their correct size.

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11. Have you ever wondered how the skull of a young human looks? Here is the skull of a person who died while living with their baby teeth.

12. Have you noticed that Elijah Wood and Daniel Radcliffe look almost the same?

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13. Most of you have probably assumed that the restaurant in Sponge Bob Square Pants is a treasure chest, however this object is actually a crab trap.

14. Did you know that this is how pineapples grow?

15. This is probably the first time you've heard that Winnie The Pooh is actually a female bear.

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16. The time that passed between Tyrannosaurus and Stegosaurus is longer than the one between Tyrannosaurus and humans.

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17. In the state of North Dakota, USA, the second most common language following English is German!

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18. In the second Back to the Future movie, Michael J. Fox not only depicted the Marty McFly character, but also his daughter and son.

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19. The name "Barbie" is only a nickname. The actual name of these dolls is Barbara Millicent Roberts.

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20. All letters of the Latin alphabet are randomly ordered.

21. If you put your finger in your ear and move it, you will start hearing the voice of Pac-Man.

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22. And the last fact that will make you forget everything you know: Mario hits the bricks with his hand, not with his head.

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