Interesting Facts

Why do fireflies glow?

Fireflies are a type of insects that are known for exhibiting a neon glow.

Why does hair turn white?

The hair gets color from the hair follicle. If the hair follicle runs out of the color pigment, then the hair turns white.

Why does February have 28 days?

February is the second month in the Gregorian calendar. It only has 28 days.

Why do we sneeze?

A sneeze is an involuntary expulsion of air from your mouth and nose.

Why do we get hiccups?

A hiccup is an involuntary contraction of the diaphragm.

Why do we yawn?

Yawning is a reflex. It is the simultaneous inhalation of air and stretching of the eardrums, followed by exhalation of breath.

Why do we dream?

Dreams are the images, ideas, emotions, and sensations that occur in our mind when we are sleeping. It is unclear, why we dream; however, there are various theories available.

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, is currently the world’s richest man. He had temporarily lost that position to Carlos Slim of Mexico in 2009, but regained it in 2013, as his company’s shares surged to a five-year high. In 2008, however he was ranked third.
Who is the Oldest Person in the World?

The oldest living person in the world was Jeanne Calment.


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