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Top 50 Weird Facts

Top 50 weird facts that may sound unbelievable and strange but are actually true. Here is a list of 50 weird facts that will blow your mind. Do share in the comments section which weird fact amazed you the most.

Fact #1 Tongue is a fleshy muscular organ in the mouth and is a primary organ for taste. A very interesting fact about tongue is that just like fingerprints, everyone has unique tongue print.

Unique tongue print weird facts

Fact #2 Female kangaroos have three vaginas.

Kangaroos have three vaginas weird facts

Fact #3 The northern leopard frog swallows its prey using its eyes. Yes, it sounds weird but it is a true fact. It uses its eyes to help push food down its throat by retracting them into its head.

weird facts northern leopard frog swallow prey eyes

Fact #4 Buzz Aldrin was the second human to walk on the moon after Neil Armstrong. He set foot on the Moon at 03:15:16 on July 21, 1969, as the Lunar Module Pilot on Apollo 11. Buzz Aldrin may not have been the first man on the moon, but he’s got another historic first under his belt, he was the first person to pee on the moon.

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weird facts buzz aldrin first man to pee on moon

Fact #5 There is a glacier called “Blood Falls” in Antarctica that regularly pours out a red liquid, making it look like the ice is bleeding. Blood Falls is a bright red waterfall flowing from Taylor Glacier in East Antarctica and the red colour is due to iron oxides.

weird facts Antarctica Blood Falls

Fact #6 Farting helps reduce high blood pressure and is good for your health. A research by Scientists at Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore, US, have concluded that hydrogen sulphide in farts is also produced by an enzyme in blood vessels where it relaxes them and lowers blood pressure.

weird facts farts helps reduce blood pressure

Fact #7 Rubbing a banana peel on mosquito bites can help stop the itching.

weird facts banana peel reduce mosquito bite itching

Fact #8 Chewing gum makes a person fart more than usual. You’ll swallow more air than you normally would and that leads to flatulence.

weird facts bubble gum more farts

Fact #9 Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life – enzymes, minerals, water and vitamins. Honey is the only food that will never rot and has an eternal shelf life. The chemical composition of Honey is like such that it makes impossible for bacteria to rot it as it is naturally acidic and low in moisture. The average American eats about one pound of honey a year.

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weird facts honey never rots

Fact #10 A pineapple is not a single fruit, but a group of berries that have fused together.

weird facts pineapple fruit group of berries

Fact #11 Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time. His natural hand was left but he was ambidextrous. He could easily draw with one hand and at the same time could write with the other. He could easily write in mirror writing style and most of his work is written in mirror writing.

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weird facts leonardo da vinci can write and draw at the same time

Fact #12 French was the official language of England for over 600 years.

weird facts french official language of England 600 years

Fact #13 Coffee was first discovered by a young goatherd in the highlands of Ethiopia in the ninth century. It was originally used by the Arabs as a form of medicine and for religious purposes. Coffee is the second most widely used product in the world next to oil. It is the second most popular drink after water. When coffee was first brought to Europe it was called Arabic Wine.

weird facts coffee arabic wine

Fact #14 It sounds crazy and weird but it is a true fact that Stubbs the cat is the mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska. Stubbs assumed office on 1 July 1997 and it is an honorary position. Stubbs is really a tourist attraction as most of the people do not believe that a cat is actually the mayor of Talkeetna.

weird facts Stubbs the cat is the mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska

Fact #15 A cockroach can live without his head for a week. Cockroaches are not dependent on their mouth or head to breathe. They breathe through little holes in each segment of their body. They die because without the mouth they can’t drink water and hence die of thirst and starvation.

weird facts headless cockroach lives for weeks

Fact #16 As soon as tiger shark embryos develop teeth, they attack and eat each other in the womb and Survivor is Born.

weird facts tiger shark embryos eat each other in the womb

Fact #17 Sucking a king’s nipples was a gesture of submission in ancient Ireland.

weird facts sucking kings nipple gesture of submission ireland

Fact #18 Goats have rectangular pupils.

weird facts Goats have rectangular pupils

Fact #19 Lake Hillier in Australia is bright pink in colour. The lake is 600 meters long and almost 250 meters wide surrounded by a rim of sand, dense woodland of paperbark and eucalyptus trees. No one exactly knows that why the lake is pink. However, Scientists speculate that the pink colour is due to the presence of an organism Dunaliella salina.

weird facts lake hillier pink in colour

Fact #20 Many female black widow spiders eat their males after mating.

weird facts black widow spider eats mate after sex

Fact #21 Scatomancy is the act of telling the future through someone’s poop. It was popular in ancient Egypt.

weird facts scatomancy study of telling future via poop

Fact #22 You can buy eel flavoured ice cream in Japan.

weird facts eel flavored icecream japan

Fact #23 There’s an Obama Fried Chicken (OFC) in China.

weird facts obama fried chicken in beijing china

Fact #24 The Mimic Octopus can impersonate up to 15 marine species, including Sea Snakes, Stingrays, Lionfishes, and Jellyfishes.

weird facts mimic octopus impersonate marine species

Fact #25 After being shot, U.S. President James Garfield was fed through his rectal cavity by his doctors.

weird facts U.S. President James Garfield was fed through his rectal cavity

Fact #26 The boomslang snake is one of the most venomous snakes in Africa. Boomslangs are rear-fanged snakes and their venom is hemotoxic which destroys red blood cells, disturbs blood clotting and destroys cells and tissues leading to organ failure. Furthermore, victims will bleed out of every possible exit, including gums, nostrils and even the tiniest of cuts. Blood also flows out from victim’s body via his stools, urine, saliva and vomit until they die.

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weird facts The boomslang snake venom causes victim to bleed from all the holes in body

Fact #27 Russia didn’t consider beer to be alcohol until 2011. It was previously classified as a soft drink. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a bill that officially classified beer as alcoholic. Before this bill, anything containing less than 10% alcohol was considered foodstuff.

weird facts russia didn't consider beer to be alcohol until 2011

Fact #28 The king of hearts is the only king in the standard deck of cards, without a moustache.

weird facts The king of hearts is the only king in the standard deck of cards, without a moustache

Fact #29 Spiked dog collars were invented in Ancient Greece to protect dogs throats from wolves!

weird facts Spiked dog collars were invented to protect dogs throats from wolves

Fact #30 It is an interesting fact that Penguins have an organ above their eyes that converts seawater to freshwater. The supraorbital gland filters salt out of a penguin’s blood. Salt in the gland mixes with a small amount of moisture inside the gland and travels down the nasal passages. These salt-laden drops drip out the penguin’s nose and that is why penguins often shake their heads to release the drops and get the salt off their beaks.

weird facts penguins convert seawater to fresh water

Fact #31 It is an amazing fact about Dragonflies that they capture their prey midair more than 95 percent of the time. This makes them the most efficient predator in nature compared to 50 percent success rate of a great white shark and 25 percent of an African lion. Really Dragonflies are brutally effective killers.

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weird facts Dragon Fly prey capture rate above 95 percent

Fact #32 Viagra can keep cut flowers standing up straight for up to a week longer than normal.

weird facts Viagra can keep cut flowers standing up straight for up to a week longer than normal.

Fact #33 Rapper Tupac’s ashes were mixed with weed and smoked by the members of his hip hop band.

weird facts rapper tupac ashes were mixed with weed and smoked by band members

Fact #34 In 1945, a rooster named Mike, lived 18 months without a head. He was also called Miracle Mike, although the story was thought by many to be a hoax, Mike’s owner took him to the University of Utah to establish the facts.

weird facts a rooster named Mike, lived 18 months without a head

Fact #35 The Fitzroy river turtles in Australia breathe through their anus and are also called bum-breathing turtle. They get 70% of oxygen through their cloacal bursae or butt. Unfortunately, these species are critically endangered.

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weird facts The Fitzroy river turtles in Australia breathe through their anus

Fact #36 Rain of fish is an annual weather event in which hundreds of fish rain from the sky onto the city Yoro in Honduras. It is also known as Lluvia de Peces and this phenomenon has been occurring in Honduras for more than a century.

weird facts honduras rain of fish

Fact #37 Diabetics’ urine can be made into whisky because of the urine’s high sugar content.

weird facts Diabetics' urine can be made into whisky

Fact #38 Galileo’s middle finger is on display at a museum in Florence, Italy.

weird facts galileos middle finger in florence museum italy

Fact #39 Capuchin Male Monkeys urinate on themselves to attract a mate.

weird facts Capuchin Male Monkeys urinate on themselves to attract a mate

Fact #40 Male kangaroos flex their biceps to impress females.

weird facts Male kangaroos flex their biceps to impress females

Fact #41 Diabetic people have sweet urine.

weird facts Diabetic people have sweet urine

Fact #42 Cocks don’t have cocks. In 97% of bird species, the males don’t have penises.

weird facts Cocks don't have cocks

Fact #43 Before the mid-19th century, dentures were commonly made with teeth pulled from the mouths of dead soldiers.

weird facts mid-19th century, dentures were commonly made with teeth pulled from the mouths of dead soldiers

Fact #44 Albert Einstein’s eyes remain in a safe box in NYC.

weird facts Albert Einstein's eyes remain in a safe box in NYC

Fact #45 In a bid to encourage Pandas to mate, Chinese scientists have experimented with “panda porn”, explicit videos of pandas mating.

weird facts panda porn to encourage panda mate

Fact #46 The tuatara, a New Zealand reptile that pre-dates the dinosaurs, has three eyes

weird facts The tuatara has three eyes

Fact #47  “Pee Cola” is a Popular Soft Drink in Ghana.

weird facts pee cola popular drink in ghana

Fact #48 President Banana, first president of Zimbabwe, passed a law forbidding citizens from making jokes about his name.

weird facts President Banana, Zimbabwe, passed a law forbidding citizens from making jokes about his name.

Fact #49  It is is a really weird fact but true that the Pentagon has a plan for combating a zombie apocalypse. The strategy, known as CONPLAN 8888 is an unclassified document that lays out how the military would best respond to a potential zombie apocalypse.

weird facts Pentagon has a plan for combating a zombie apocalypse

Fact #50 Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.

weird facts eyes always remain of same size

 

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  • Lynda Foxx

    Incredibly Weird Facts. Some of them are really very hard to believe. But i guess they are true facts. Its very hilarious fact the Pentagon has a combat plan for zombie attack. lol

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  • Lynda Foxx

    Facts #22 Eel flavored ice cream in japan. Japanese got nothing better to make ice cream. Yuck! Fact #23 Hilarious and Weird Fact Obama Fried Chicken OFC i meam com’on guys get a life .. lol

  • Sonali Mehra

    These Weird Facts are really Weird and Some of the facts are hilarious and crazy. Fact #47 Why on the Earth would some one name a drink PEE COLA – Crazy people! Fact #48 President Banana of Zimbabwe
    should have changed his name LOL #36 Rain of Fish is the most weird for me will give it rank one

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