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More men are color-blind than women

More men are color-blind than women

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

April 6, 2020

The genes that are responsible for being colorblind, are more found in men than they are in women.

The smallest bone in the human body is shorter than a grain of rice

The smallest bone in the human body is shorter than a grain of rice

April 3, 2020

The stapes bone is the smallest bone in the body, and shorter than a grain of rice

The heaviest known hailstone weighed more than 7 baseballs

The heaviest known hailstone weighed more than 7 baseballs

April 2, 2020

A hailstone is a pellet of hail that falls from the sky, and the heaviest one weighed more than seven baseballs.

A fifteen-year-old cat has probably spent ten years of its life sleeping

A fifteen-year-old cat has probably spent ten years of its life sleeping

April 1, 2020

Cats spend a lot of their time sleeping, so that means most of their life is spent sleeping.

It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky

It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky

March 31, 2020

While standing up, their neck muscles cannot move upward to look at the sky.

Your lips don’t sweat

Your lips don’t sweat

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

March 30, 2020

Your lips don't have sweat glands, so it's impossible to sweat!

Most tornadoes occur between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m

Most tornadoes occur between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m

March 27, 2020

Tornadoes can happen at any time, but during the afternoon/nighttime it is the most common.

Doodling can help you concentrate

Doodling can help you concentrate

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

March 26, 2020

Doodling can help you focus and make it better to listen, which helps with concentration.

A woodpecker pecks a tree at 15 miles an hour

A woodpecker pecks a tree at 15 miles an hour

March 25, 2020

Woodpeckers hits its beak against a tree at around 15 mph, 20 times a second, and around 1,200 times a day.

Every continent has a city called Rome, except Antarctica

Every continent has a city called Rome, except Antarctica

March 24, 2020

Even though the most famous Rome you know is in Italy, however, there is one on every continent but Antartica.

Newborn dolphins sleep for only a few seconds at a time

Newborn dolphins sleep for only a few seconds at a time

March 23, 2020

These newborn dolphins can also go for a month without any sleep.

Your stomach can expand to 40 times its size

Your stomach can expand to 40 times its size

March 20, 2020

Since the stomach is a muscle bag, it can expand to 40 times its normal size.

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