Did you know?
February 7, 2007 7:06am CST
1. A violin contains about 70 separate pieces of wood. 2. The two-foot long bird called a Kea that lives in New Zealand likes to eat the strips of rubber around car windows! 3. Most lipstick contains fish scales! 4. One ragweed plant can release as many as one billion grains of pollen! 5. If you counted 24 hours a day, it would take 31,688 years to reach one trillion! 6. A crocodile always grows new teeth to replace the old teeth! 7. The sun is 330,330 times larger than the earth! 8. Porcupines float in water! 9. Pinocchio is Italian for "pine eye"! 10. The average life span of a major league baseball is 5-7 pitches! 11. The Mint once considered producing doughnut-shaped coins! 12. The longest recorded flight of a chicken is 13 seconds! 13. The world's termites outweigh the world's humans 10 to 1! 14. Windmills always turn counter-clockwise. Except for the windmills in Ireland! 15. A hedgehog's heart beats 300 times a minute on average! 16. Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand! 17. The placement of a donkey's eyes in its head enables it to see all four feet at all times! 18. Human teeth are almost as hard as rocks! 19. A mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night! 20. Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone!