A comet's tail always points away from the sun. The lense of the eye continues to grow throughout a person's life.
A company in Taiwan makes dinnerware out of wheat, so you can eat your plate.
1133. Body Facts
Your body needs sleep. Staying awake for two weeks can be enough to kill you.
A cubic mile of ordinary fog contains less than a gallon of water.
A diet high in fat is said to impede memory.
A dog's average body temperature is 101 degrees farenheit.
A Dog's mucus membrane is the size of fifty postage stamps
A donkey will sink in quicksand but a mule won't.
1140. Body Facts
Dentists in the Far East used to pull teeth out with their bare hands! In China, they practised by pulling nails out of wood with their fingers.
1141. Body Facts
Urine doesn't contain bacteria. Becalmed or shipwrecked sailors used to drink it with no ill-effects.
A female mackerel lays 500,000 eggs at a time.
A fire in Australia has been burning for more than 5,000 years!
A frog can't empty its stomach by vomitting. To empty its stomach contents, a frog throws up it's stomach first, so the stomach is dangling out of it's mouth. Then the frog uses its forearms to dig out all of the stomach's contents and then swallows the s
A full seven percent of the entire Irish barley crop goes to the production of Guinness beer.
1148. Body Facts
When diarrhoea turns pale, it contains bits of the lining of your gut.
A full-grown bear can run as fast as a horse.
A full-moon is nine times brighter than a half-moon
A fully loaded supertanker traveling at normal speed takes a least twenty minutes to stop.
A gold fish's memory span is three seconds
A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
A group of geese on the ground is a gaggle, a group of geese in the air is a skein.
1161. Body Facts
Pinworms cause an itchy bottom because they sneak out at night to lay their eggs there.
A group of larks is called an exaltation.
A group of owls is called a parliament.
A group of twelve or more cows is called a flink
A group of unicorns is called a blessing.
A hard working adult sweats up to 4 gallons per day.
A hardboiled egg will spin. An uncooked or softboiled egg will not.
A hard-boiled egg will spin. An uncooked or soft-boiled egg will not. (I'm going home to boil an egg tonight)
1172. Body Facts
All the bacteria living inside your body would fill six teaspoons.
A human has 60,000 miles of blood vessels in their body
A human's mucus membrane, used to smell, is the size of a postage stamp
A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.
A jiffy is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second. Thus the saying, I will be there in a jiffy.
A kangaroo cannot jump if its tail is of the ground.
Standard English Grammar Test
Most Beautiful but Strange Flowers
Most Famous Landmarks Around the World
Xmas Party Games
Santa in Style
For this game, you will need several rolls of streamers in red, white, and black, a bag of cotton balls, and some masking tape. Divide the children into teams of 3 or 4 kids per team. Each team will choose one person to be Santa and use their given materials to create Santas costume. Do not supply the teams with scissors its more fun to see how they make do without them. Let the Santas walk down the runway of your living room, and judge which one looks the best. An alternate version of this game would be to give each team a bag of items (suitable for either Santa or Frosty) and race to dress one member of their team.