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Size: did you knows

  1. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain 
  2. The smallest bones in the human body are found in your ear 
  3. The Grand Canyon can hold around 900 trillion footballs 
  4. The Arctic Ocean is the smallest in the world 
  5. Your skin is the largest organ making up the human body 
  6. Brazil covers 50% of the South American continent 
  7. If you filled a matchbox with gold it could be flattened into a sheet the size of a tennis court 
  8. Small dogs usually live longer than larger breeds 
  9. When water freezes it expans by 9% 
  10. The smallest dog is the Chihuahua 
  11. The worlds smallest bird is the ‘bee hummingbird’ found in Cuba 
  12. DVDs are physically the same size as a CDs but can store 13 times more data 
  13. The sun is 330,330 times larger than the Earth 
  14. The Giant Pacific Octopus can squeeze its entire body through a hole the size of its beak 
  15. The color of a chile pepper is no indication of its heat (usually the smaller the the hotter) 
  16. The largest island in the Mediterranean sea is Sicily 
  17. 85% of women wear the wrong bra size 
  18. A King Cobra is the biggest of all poisonous snakes and can grow to over 4 metres (13 feet) long 
  19. All the planets in our solar system could fit inside Jupiter 
  20. The Pacific Ocean is the world’s largest 
  21. The diameter of Jupiter is 152,800km (88 700 miles) 
  22. The diameter of Earth is 12,756 km (7,926 miles) 
  23. The diameter of the sun is 1,390,000km (865,000 miles) 
  24. A newborn kangaroo is about 1 inch in tall 
  25. The world’s smallest mammal is the bumblebee bat of Thailand 
  26. Banana plants are the largest plants without a woody stem (they belong to the same family as lilies, orchids and palms) 
  27. The bigger the orange the sweeter it is 
  28. The moon is 27% the size of the Earth 
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