The following facts may seem fake but we assure you they are 100% true. In the words of Mark Twain “Truth is stranger than fiction”.
10. The moon is constantly moving away from Earth
The Earth’s gravity pulls on the moon, making it slightly egg shaped and also causing it to move further away.
9. Humans have the genes for hibernation
Hibernation is an extreme survival tactic and every mammal is capable of it, including human beings.
8. A headless chicken once lived for 18 months
Whilst trying to behead the chicken the farmer missed the jugular vein, and the chicken managed to live for 18 months. It was called Mike the Headless Chicken and earned about $47,500 monthly as a sideshow attraction.
7. Saudi Arabia imports camels from Australia and Africa
Arabian camels are used as a form of transport or for racing. Imported camels are used for eating purposes.
6. Russia is bigger than Pluto
The surface area of Pluto is 16.7 X 10^6 km squared while the surface area of Russia is 17.1 X 10^6 km squared!