Random Facts

Random Facts

Flamingos

A group of flamingos is called a flamboyance.

Mars

Mars has the biggest volcano in the Solar System. Named Olympus Mons, this super volcano is the size of Arizona.

Nails

Fingernails grow four times faster than toenails.

Vulcan

The word Volcano comes from Vulcano, a volcanic island in the Aeolian Islands of Italy whose name in turn originates from Vulcan, the Roman God of Fire.

The Sun

The Sun is moving around the center of the Milky Way Galaxy at 828,000 km/hr, even at that speed it takes 230 million years to go around once.

Wormhole

Wormholes are predicted by Einstein’s theory of general relativity, unfortunately Einstein’s theory also says they collapse instantly after their formation.

The Sun

The Sun has enough fuel to last another 5 billions years. After that it will become a red giant, then a white dwarf and finally a black dwarf.

Collision

The Andromeda Galaxy is coming towards us at 250,000 mph and will collide with our galaxy in 3.75 billion years.

Mantis

The female mantis eats her mate just after or even during mating.

Microbes

There are more lifeforms on the surface of your skin than there are people on the planet.

Giraffe

A Giraffe has a massive, 21 inch tongue that it can use to clean its ears.

Bananas

Bananas are a type of berry, and the banana tree is actually the world’s largest herb.