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40% of twins create their own language

40% of twins create their own language

December 6, 2019

Twins are reported to create their own language between eachother, called 'Autonomous'. The words of their language is completely unrecognizable to anyone...

2nd Street is the most common street name in the United States

2nd Street is the most common street name in the United States

December 5, 2019

There's a total of 10,866 streets in America that have either the name 2nd or Second Street.

A single human being’s DNA contains as much information as fifty novels

A single human being’s DNA contains as much information as fifty novels

December 4, 2019

A person's DNA contains a lot of information about them. Therefore, there is enough information in your body to fill fifty novels.

Americans throw away around 70 pounds of clothes every year

Americans throw away around 70 pounds of clothes every year

December 3, 2019

In America, citizens buy five times more clothing than they actually need. As a result, they throw away around 70 pounds of clothes a year.

Wearing jeans is illegal in North Korea

Wearing jeans is illegal in North Korea

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

December 2, 2019

North Korea is a very strict and restrictive country. One of their rules is that their citizens are not allowed to wear jeans.

Turkey wasn’t on the menu at the first Thanksgiving

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

November 27, 2019

When the Pilgrims first celebrated Thanksgiving at Plymouth Rock, they did not have Turkey. We started to eat Turkey on Thanksgiving after numerous president's did so at their Thanksgiving celebrations.

The first powderpuff game was October 20, 1945

The first powderpuff game was October 20, 1945

November 26, 2019

The Eastern State Teachers College in Madison, South Dakota, hosted the first powderpuff game in 1945. A powderpuff game is a game of touch/flag football...

The voices of Mickey and Minnie Mouse got married in real life

The voices of Mickey and Minnie Mouse got married in real life

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

November 25, 2019

The actor who voiced Mickey Mouse, Wayne Allwine, was married to Russi Taylor, the voice of Minnie Mouse, for 18 years.

Johnny Depp used to be a telemarketer

Johnny Depp used to be a telemarketer

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

November 22, 2019

Before he became famous, Johnny Depp worked as a telemarketer. Lucky for him, he then made it big in Hollywood.

Siberian Tigers love to swim

Siberian Tigers love to swim

November 21, 2019

Unlike a normal cat, siberian tigers love to take a swim in the water. When the weather is hot outside, tigers love to swim to help them cool off.

A Pistol Shrimp can make a noise loud enough to break glass

A Pistol Shrimp can make a noise loud enough to break glass

November 20, 2019

Shrimps are one of the loudest animals. This is because they are very tiny and they use this sound to stun prey/predators.

Children grow faster during Spring

Children grow faster during Spring

November 19, 2019

During the spring and summer periods, there are periods of fresh air and nourishing food. This helps children grow faster because of these nutrients.

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