Useless Complicated Information of Uselessness

Mark Rokhlenko, Editor In Chief

  1. The national anthem of Greece has 158 verses.
  2. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.
  3. Al Capone’s business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
  4. The word “School” comes from the ancient Greek for “FREE TIME”.
  5. “Stewardesses” is the longest word that you can type with only the left hand.
  6. And one single teaspoon of honey represents the life work of 12 bees.
  7. The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
  8. Mosquitos have contributed to more deaths than any animals on earth.
  9. In zero gravity, a candle’s flame is round and blue.
  10. Humans and bananas share about 50 percent of the same DNA.
  11. Hot water turns to ice faster than cool water. This is known as the Mpemba effect.
  12. In 1962, an epidemic of laughter broke out and lasted for almost a year in Tanganyika (now Tanzania).
  13. On average, there are eight insect parts in a chocolate bar.
  14. Almonds are stone fruits, belonging to the same family as peaches and apricots.
  15. Goldfish were believed to have a three-second memory span. This was debunked when research showed they can remember for up to five months.