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10 interesting facts about dogs you probably didn’t know

1. It is a myth that dogs are color blind. They can actually see in color, just not as vividly as humans. It is similar...

10 shocking facts about phobias (fears) you didn’t know

1. Psychologists have identified more than 400 distinct phobias. Specialists often avoid using the suffix -phobia and choose descriptive terms such as personality disorders, anxiety disorders, and...

Electrifying facts about Nikola Tesla that you never knew

1. Tesla was briefly reduced to digging ditches for a living. While he searched for backers to support his research into alternating current, Tesla took...

12 Surprising Facts About Billionaire Entrepreneur Bill Gates

1. 13-year-old Gates attended Lakeside School, where the Mothers' Club purchased a computer—a Teletype Model 33. It was one of the only schools in the...

Hawaii: 10 facts about the island state you didn’t know!

1. Hawaii is the only U.S. state with a majority Asian American population. The state has 58% Asian American population.  2. Hawaii grows by roughly 42...

Disturbing facts about smoking you never knew

1. There are 1.3 billion smokers in the world today, according to the World Health Organization. If the trend continues, that number is expected to...

Surprising facts about Alaska you never knew

1. Alaska is the largest state in the U.S. It has a total area of 663,268 square miles (1,717,856 sq km). 2. Alaska was part of...

Interesting facts about Gandhi you never knew

1. Gandhi was a teenager when he got married. It was pretty common in those days. At 13, Gandhi got married to Kasturba. He was...

Interesting facts about Alexander the Great you never knew

1. He was taught by Aristotle. Alexander’s father, Philip II of Macedon, hired Aristotle, one of history’s greatest philosophers, to educate the 13-year-old prince. 2. In...

Interesting Facts about Black Holes that you never knew

1. There are three types of Black Holes. a) Primordial Black holes – These are the smallest of black holes and range from an atom’s...

Pluto Facts: Interesting facts about the former planet you never knew

1. Pluto was reclassified from a planet to a dwarf planet in 2006. This was when the IAU formalized the definition of a planet as...

Neptune Facts: Interesting facts about the farthest planet you never knew

1. Neptune is the most distant planet. Well, it may seem very obvious as pluto is no more considered a planet. But things were very...

Mercury: 10 shocking facts about the nearest planet to the sun you never knew

1. A year on Mercury is just 88 days long. One solar day (the time from noon to noon on the planet’s surface) on Mercury...

Venus: 10 shocking facts about our nearest planet you never knew

1. A day on Venus is longer than its year. It takes 243 Earth days to rotate once - the longest rotation of any planet...