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Statistic: did you knows

  1. From space the brightest man made place is Las Vegas

  2. The world's most expensive spice is saffron

  3. After you've eaten it takes approximately 12 hours for food to entirely digest

  4. The human eye blinks over 4,200,000 times a yea

  5. There are 2 credit cards for every person in the US

  6. 40% of Amsterdam commuters get to work by bicycle

  7. $30 of raw popcorn translates into $3,000 in sales at movie theaters

  8. A person produces enough saliva to fill 2 average size swimming pools during their lifetime

  9. The average person sheds .7kg (1.5 pounds) of skin each year

  10. The average woman will consume over 2.7kg (6 pounds) of lipstick in their lifetime

  11. The human body creates 2,500,000 new red blood cells every second

  12. All snakes are carnivorous

  13. The tentacles of the giant arctic jellyfish can reach 36.6 meters (120 feet)

  14. The only letter which doesn't appear in the Periodic Table is j

  15. Diamonds are the hardest substance known to man

  16. Due to gravitational effects you weigh is slightly less when the moon is directly overhead

  17. Hydrogen is the most abundant element in the Universe (75%)

  18. The moon is 27% the size of the Earth

  19. The center of the Sun is approximately 15 million C (27 million F)

  20. Sun light can penetrate clean ocean water up to a depth of 73m (240 feet)

  21. Cheetahs can accelerate from 0 to 70 km/h (43mp/h) in 3 seconds

  22. An astronaut can be up to 2 inches taller returning from space (the cartilage disks in the spine expand in the absence of gravity)

  23. The oldest cockroach fossils are over 280 million years old

  24. There are over 97,000 km (60,000 miles) of blood vessels in the average person

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