Did you know: 10 interesting facts about North Korea

North Korea is one of the most interesting & mysterious countries on the earth, and people have a lot of curiosity about the culture, administration and the political situation of the country. Below are 10 interesting North Korea facts that will blow your mind. North Korea Facts: Elections are held in North Korea every 5…

Did you know: We are always living in the “past”

It takes 80 milliseconds for our brains to process information, so the ball that you see just dropped on the floor or the icy drink that you just sipped, has taken place 80 milliseconds before you realized, meaning we are not really “living now”. Now, that’s something that you may ignore. But can you ignore…

Did you know: You’ll walk 4 times around the world in your lifetime!

Yes, and we are only referring to an average person and not a marathoner. If you till age 80, then you’ll have walked around 2.2 billion steps in your lifetime, covering a distance of 110,000 miles. Circumference of the Earth is almost 25000 miles at the equator, hence theoretically you will walk 4 times the…

Did you know: Watch horror movies to lose weight!

A new study by scientists revealed that watching horror movies can actually help you burn calories. Watching a 90 minute horror film can burn as much as 150-200 calories, which is equivalent to calories burnt during a 30 minute walk. More the tensed moments, more calories you burn thanks to the sudden spurts of adrenaline…

Did you know: Bee bites cause more deaths than snake bites

At least that’s what the statistics tell us. An analysis of 13 years data suggests that more than 53% of such fatalities were caused by bees bites, around 42% by snake bites and only about 5% by jelly fish stings. So next time you are in a bush, make sure you keep an eye on…

Did you know: Center of the Earth is 9% hotter than the Sun

Surface temperature of the Sun is 5500 degrees Celsius. In an experiments carried out in 2013, scientists used advanced technology to measure temperature of the Earth’s core, and to everyone’s surprise, it was found to be 6000 degrees Celsius. By the way, Earth’s core is primarily made of molten iron, so a real journey to…

Did you know: Cyanide is not the deadliest poison!

It is not even close to the deadliest poison. Botulinum toxin is the most potent poison in the world, only 4 grams of which can kill the entire population of the world. Yes, more fatal than any atom bomb, in a way.