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3089. Fact
The reason why some people get a cowlick is because the growth of their hair is in a spiral pattern, which causes the hair to either stand straight up, or goes to a certain angle

3090. Fact
Percentage of American women who say they'd marry the same man: 50%.

3091. Fact
Girls have more tastebud than boys

3092. Fact
A kangaroo can jump up to 3 meters high and leap up to 8 meters.

3093. Fact
In the year 2000, Pope John Paul II was named an "Honorary Harlem Globetrotter.".

3094. Fact
The reason why hair turns gray as we age is because the pigment cells in the hair follicle start to die, which is responsible for producing melanin which gives the hair colour

3095. Fact
Even though they broke up 25 years ago, the Beatles continue to sell more records each year than the Rolling Stones.

3096. Fact
Sea water weighs about a pound and a half more per cubic foot than fresh water at the same temperature.

3097. Fact
X-rays of the Mona Lisa show that there are three completely different versions of the same subject, all painted by Leonardo Da Vinci, under the final portrait.

3098. Fact
The extended right arm of the Statue of Liberty is 42 feet long.

3099. Fact
In Spanish, the word hombre means: 'shoulder', 'man', and 'hat' all at the same time.

3100. Fact
A fetus starts to develop fingerprints at the age of eight weeks

3101. Fact
San Jose was the original capital of California

3102. Fact
It takes the Hubble telescope about 97 minutes to complete an orbit of the Earth. On average, the Hubble uses the equivilent amount of energy as 30 household light bulbs to complete an orbit.

3103. Fact
Dolphins sleep with one eye open

3104. Fact
Drivers kill more deer than hunters.

3105. Fact
There is more real lemon juice in Lemon Pledge furniture polish than in Country Time Lemonade.

3106. Fact
It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open

3107. Fact
The first open heart surgery was performed by Dr. Daniel Hall Williams in 1893

3108. Fact
Every year, Burger King restaurants prepare over 950,000 pounds of bacon for their breakfast customers

3109. Fact
In the movie Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock, chocolate syrup was used for blood in the shower scene

3110. Fact
Americans on average use about 580 pounds of paper per year per person

3111. Fact
Warner Chappel Music owns the copyright to the song 'Happy Birthday'. They make over $1 million in royalties every year from the commercial use of the song.

3112. Fact
Frogs sometimes eat enough fireflies that they themselves glow.

3113. Fact
A dog by the name of Laika was launched into space aboard the Russian spacecraft Sputnik 2 in 1957

3114. Fact
Singer Michael Jackson owns the rights to the South Carolina State anthem

3115. Fact
Any space vehicle must move at a rate of 7 miles per second in order to escape the earth's gravitational pull.

3116. Fact
A completely blind chameleon will still take on the colors of its environment.

3117. Fact
Portugal is the world's largest producer of cork.

3118. Fact
A vexillologist is an expert in the history of flags.

3119. Fact
Pope Pius II wrote an erotic book Historia de duobos amantibus in 1444.

3120. Fact
In Chinese dining, duck sauce is almost never used on duck.

3121. Fact
A typical lightning bolt is two to four inches wide and two miles long.

3122. Fact
Banana oil never saw a banana; it's made from petroleum.

3123. Fact
Pennies are made of 95% copper and 5% zinc.

3124. Fact
Tokyo has had 24 recorded instances of people either killed or receiving serious skull fractures while bowing to each other with the traditional Japanese greeting.

3125. Fact
Every day, over 1,300 babies are born prematurely in the USA

3126. Fact
US presidents who were survived by their fathers: John F. Kennedy and Warren Harding.

3127. Fact
Ancient Egyptians used to think having facial hair was an indication of personal neglect

3128. Fact
At sea level there are 2,000 pounds of air pressure on each square foot of your body area.

3129. Fact
An olive tree can live up to 1500 years

3130. Fact
Male koalas mark their territory by rubbing their chests on a tree. Male koalas have a dark scent gland in the middle of their chest

3131. Fact
If you suffer from iatrophobia, you're afraid of doctors.

3132. Fact
An earthquake on Dec. 16, 1811 sent the Mississippi River backwards.

3133. Fact
Adolf Hitler's mother seriously considered having an abortion but was talked out of it by her doctor.

3134. Fact
A man named Charles Osborne had the hiccups for approximately sixty-nine years.

3135. Fact
To manufacture a new car approximately 148,000 liters of water is needed.

3136. Fact
In New Jersey it is illegal to delay or detain a homing pigeon.

3137. Fact
Dairy cows can produce 20 to 35 gallons of saliva a day

3138. Fact
The number of cars on the planet is increasing three times faster than the population growth

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