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41 Mind Blowing Facts

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I’d recommend sitting down for this, here are some

mind blowing facts.

1. Let’s start small:

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Via ign.com

2. Here’s something that you never realized:

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3. While we’re at it, here’s some more famous voice actors:

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That’s Carlos Alazraqui (Reno 911) and Rocko from Rocko’s Modern Life, Jessica Walter (Arrested Development) and Fran from Dinosaurs, and James Avery (Uncle Phil from Fresh Prince) and Shredder from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

4. Here’s the right way to eat a cupcake:

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5. And cheetos:

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6. Now get ready to have your childhood mind blown:

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Moving on…

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9. DID YOU KNOW? The “YKK” on your zipper stands for “Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha:”

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10. DID YOU KNOW? 3.14 is PIE backwards:

mb-facts-10 3.14 is PIE backwards

11. DID YOU KNOW? The dot over over an “i” is called a “tittle:”

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12. DID YOU KNOW? Cashews grow like this:

mb-facts-12 cashews grow like this

13. And pineapples like this:

mb-facts-13 pineapples grow like this

14. Before we move on, here’s the ending to “Inception” explained:

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15. Now let’s shrink things down. Here’s what velcro looks like close up:

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16. Here’s what chalk looks like under a microscope:

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Via npr.org

17. And here’s what sand looks like under a microscope:

mb-facts-17 sand under a microscope

18. Speaking of sand, there are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach on Earth:

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Thanks to Carl Sagan for this knowledge.

Let’s go deeper:

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19. If you shrunk the Sun down to the size of a white blood cell and shrunk the Milky Way Galaxy down using the same scale, it would be the size of the continental United States:

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20. Speaking of things that are huge, a Blue Whale’s heart is so big, a small child can swim through the veins:

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21. There’s enough water in Lake Superior to cover all of North and South America in one foot of water:

There’s enough water in Lake Superior to cover all of North and South America in one foot of water

22. Here’s the true size of Africa:

Here’s the true size of Africa

23. And the Pacific Ocean:

True size of the Pacific Ocean

24. Let’s think bigger: If you dug a hole to the center of the Earth and dropped a book down, it would take 45 minutes to reach the bottom:

If you dug a hole to the center of the Earth and dropped a book down, it would take 45 minutes to reach the bottom

25. Here’s what Jupiter would look like if it were the same distance to Earth as the Moon:

Here’s what Jupiter would look like if it were the same distance to Earth as the Moon

26. And here’s what a sunset on Mars looks like:

here’s what a sunset on Mars looks like

Too much? Just breathe:

pizza rising gif

27. DID YOU KNOW? There are more bacteria cells in your body than actual body cells:

DID YOU KNOW There are more bacteria cells in your body than actual body cells

Anywhere from 2 to 9 pounds of them. We’re more bacteria than we are human!

28. DID YOU KNOW? John Tyler, the 10th President of the United States, has a grandson that’s alive today:

John Tyler, the 10th President of the United States, has a grandson that’s alive today

John Tyler had a son, Lyon, when he was 63. Lyon had a son, Harrison Tyler, at 75.

29. DID YOU KNOW? A compressed spring weighs more than a relaxed one:

A compressed spring weighs more than a relaxed one

30. JUST THINK: We know more about the surface of the moon than the bottom of the ocean:

We know more about the surface of the moon than the bottom of the ocean

31. Speaking of the ocean, there are more atoms in a glass of water than glasses of water in all the oceans on Earth:

there are more atoms in a glass of water than glasses of water in all the oceans on Earth

Now let’s talk about time:

lets talk about time

32.

1000 seconds is 16 minutes

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1000000 seconds is 11 days

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1 billion seconds is 32 years

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1 trillion seconds is 32 thousand years

36. Speaking of time: The Ottoman Empire still existed the last time the Chicago Cubs won a World Series:

The Ottoman Empire still existed the last time the Chicago Cubs won a World Series

37. Keep this in mind, too:

light from the closest spiral galaxy takes 2 million years to reach earth

Mind not blown yet? Things are about to get REAL:

things are about to get real bad boys gif

38. The Great Pyramid was built circa 2560 BC…

The Great Pyramid was built circa 2560 BC

… and Cleopatra lived 69 BC – 30 BC…

Cleopatra lived 69 BC – 30 BC

… and the first Moon landing was in 1969, AD…

first Moon landing was in 1969, AD

… which means Cleopatra lived closer to the Moon landing than she did to the building of the Great Pyramid.

39. Speaking of the pyramids, they were as old to the Romans as the Romans are to us:

Speaking of the pyramids, they were as old to the Romans as the Romans are to us

40. Should we keep going? The difference in time between when Tyrannosaurus Rex and Stegosaurus lived is greater than the difference in time between Tyrannosaurus Rex and now:

The difference in time between when Tyrannosaurus Rex and Stegosaurus lived is greater than the difference in time between Tyrannosaurus Rex and now

41. Here’s one more: In 1903 the Wright Brothers flew for the first time…

In 1903 the Wright Brothers flew for the first time

…38 years later, in 1941, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor…

in 1941, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor

… and 28 years later, in 1969, man landed on the Moon.

in 1969, man landed on the Moon

That’s 66 years.

PHEW! That was intense. Here’s a picture of a puppy burrito (puprito) to chill you out:

picture of a puppy burrito (puprito) to chill you out

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  1. 42 fact: USA government knew about the japanese bombing before hand, but they let it happen ’cause they wanted war (like always)

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