Number: did you knows

  1. The average age at which America’s presidents have taken office is 54 
  2. According to manufacturer Spalding the average lifespan of an NBA basketball is 10,000 bounces 
  3. The number 2 is the only number greater than zero that when added to or multiplied by itself gives you the same result (4) 
  4. Lion’s can’t roar until the age of 2 
  5. An office desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet 
  6. You have over 600 muscles 
  7. Triscadecaphobia is the fear of the number 13 
  8. After you’ve eaten it takes approximately 12 hours for food to entirely digest 
  9. The human eye blinks over 4,200,000 times a year 
  10. There are 2 credit cards for every person in the US 
  11. 40% of Amsterdam commuters get to work by bicycle 
  12. $30 of raw popcorn translates into $3,000 in sales at movie theaters 
  13. A person produces enough saliva to fill 2 average size swimming pools during their lifetime 
  14. The average person sheds .7kg (1.5 pounds) of skin each year 
  15. The average woman will consume over 2.7kg (6 pounds) of lipstick in their lifetime 
  16. The human body creates 2,500,000 new red blood cells every second 
  17. A soap bubble is 10,000 times thinner than the average human hair 
  18. The tentacles of the giant arctic jellyfish can reach 36.6 meters (120 feet) 
  19. If you could drive to the sun at a speed of 88.5 km/h (55 mp/h) it would take around 193 years 
  20. The moon is 27% the size of the Earth 
  21. The center of the Sun is approximately 15 million C (27 million F) 
  22. Sun light can penetrate clean ocean water up to a depth of 73m (240 feet) 
  23. Cheetahs can accelerate from 0 to 70 km/h (43mp/h) in 3 seconds 
  24. An astronaut can be up to 2 inches taller returning from space (the cartilage disks in the spine expand in the absence of gravity) 
  25. The oldest cockroach fossils are over 280 million years old 
  26. There are over 97,000 km (60,000 miles) of blood vessels in the average person 


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