MIND BLOWING FACTS
November 2, 2006 4:47pm CST
136. A whip makes a cracking sound because its tip moves faster than the speed of sound 137. Alexander Graham Bell's wife and mother were both deaf 138. Cockroaches break wind every 15 minutes. 139. Fish scales are an ingredient in most lipsticks 140. Canada" is an Indian word meaning "Big Village". 141. 259200 people die every day. 142. 11% of the world is left-handed 143. 1.7 litres of saliva is produced each day 144. The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is 9000 years old! 145. The largest beetle in the Americas is the Hercules beetle, which can be 4 to 6 inches in length. That's bigger than your hand! 146. A full-grown male mountain lion may be 9 feet long, including his tail!