Most Weird Fun Facts

Weird Fun Facts


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This is a mention of unusual or surprising information that is either factual or too unlikely to be true.

30 Weird Fun Facts:

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1. A female praying mantis can cannibalize her mate on their wedding night.

2. The average person spends 4 years of their life waiting for red lights to turn green.

3. An octopus has three hearts.

4. A study of pet owners found that women who own cats are more likely to be single and have fewer close friends than those who don’t own cats.

5. Ostriches can run up to speeds of 43 mph (70 km/h).

6. The world’s smallest seabird is the fairy tern, which weighs as little as three ounces and is only about 17 inches tall.

7. It would take 75 thousand mosquitoes sucking at once to completely drain the average human of blood.

8. The Hawaiian alphabet has only 12 letters.

9. On some islands in Scotland some dunes move more than a foot per day.

10. The average person laughs about 15 times per day.

11. A single queen ant can lay up to 1,500 eggs a day.

12. There are more than 1,000 different types of spiders in the United States alone.

13. The world’s largest beetle is the Goliath beetle, which can grow up to 4 inches long.

14. The smallest mammal in the world is the Etruscan shrew, which weighs less than two grams and is only about 2.5 inches long.

15. Penguins can jump as high as 6 feet (1.8 meters) into the air.

16. The Brazilian gold frog doesn’t require any water to live. As a result, it can be found as far as 1,900 feet above sea level.

17. The average person walks about 5,500 steps per day.

18. Donald Duck comics appear in more than 100 countries and territories around the world but are banned in Finland.

19. The largest fish is the whale shark, which can grow to more than 50 feet long and weigh as much as 20 tons.

20. The longest bone in the human body is the femur (thigh) bone and it can measure up to 12 inches in length.

21. A normal day’s rainfall can exceed the total annual rainfall in some tropical countries.

22. The world’s smallest mammal is the bumblebee bat, which weighs less than a penny and is only about 2 inches long.

23. The average person has about 10 pints of blood in their body.

24. A hummingbird can flap its wings up to 80 times per second.

25. Women speak about 20,000 words a day, while men only speak 7,000 words a day.

26. The average person takes 26,000 breaths a day!

27. The first television broadcast in the United States happened on July 2nd, 1927, and was aired by station WGY in Schenectady, New York.

28. The first book ever printed was the Bible and it could be read both forwards and backward.

29. Cockroaches can live for several weeks with their heads cut off because their brains are located inside their body. However, they will die eventually from dehydration or starvation.

30. A healthy human stomach contains about 1.5 liters of acid.

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