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Interesting Facts.... Did YOU Know .....

Posted by on Feb. 9, 2014 at 1:55 PM
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That the eye of an Ostrich is bigger than it's brain?


What interesting Facts do You know?

  

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julesjerry
by Bronze Member on Feb. 9, 2014 at 2:11 PM
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The brain uses over a quarter of the oxygen used by the human body.

julesjerry
by Bronze Member on Feb. 9, 2014 at 2:13 PM
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It takes the body around 12 hours to completely digest eaten food.

julesjerry
by Bronze Member on Feb. 9, 2014 at 2:14 PM
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Your sense of smell is around 10000 times more sensitive than your sense of taste

julesjerry
by Bronze Member on Feb. 9, 2014 at 2:15 PM
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Infants blink only once or twice a minute while adults average around 10.

romacox
by Silver Member on Feb. 9, 2014 at 5:54 PM
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The frontal lobe part of the brain is the part that can think ahead to the consequences if an action.  That is not fully developed until the age of 21.

They asked some teenagers who they thought were more able to think logically about consequences ... adults of teens.  The teens all thought they were smarter than adults,  and were surprised to find out the facts..

letstalk747
by on Feb. 9, 2014 at 10:44 PM
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i did not know this

i cant think of any right now

jen2150
by Silver Member on Feb. 10, 2014 at 8:21 AM
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Yes, I did. Quebec produces 75% of world's maple syrup.
jen2150
by Silver Member on Feb. 10, 2014 at 8:22 AM
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That explains a lot.

Quoting romacox:

The frontal lobe part of the brain is the part that can think ahead to the consequences if an action.  That is not fully developed until the age of 21.

They asked some teenagers who they thought were more able to think logically about consequences ... adults of teens.  The teens all thought they were smarter than adults,  and were surprised to find out the facts..

kirbymom
by Sonja on Feb. 10, 2014 at 8:38 AM
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Okay. Now a few things are much clearer!
ahahaha


Quoting romacox:

The frontal lobe part of the brain is the part that can think ahead to the consequences if an action.  That is not fully developed until the age of 21.

They asked some teenagers who they thought were more able to think logically about consequences ... adults of teens.  The teens all thought they were smarter than adults,  and were surprised to find out the facts..

kirbymom
by Sonja on Feb. 10, 2014 at 8:39 AM
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Doesn't it though? :)


Quoting jen2150: That explains a lot.

Quoting romacox:

The frontal lobe part of the brain is the part that can think ahead to the consequences if an action.  That is not fully developed until the age of 21.

They asked some teenagers who they thought were more able to think logically about consequences ... adults of teens.  The teens all thought they were smarter than adults,  and were surprised to find out the facts..

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