Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Part 2

1. Mosquito's are attracted to the color blue twice as much as to any other color.

2. 55.1% of all US prisoners are in prison for drug offenses.

3. Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older.

4. House flies have a lifespan of two weeks.

5. Your odds of being killed by space debris are approximately 1 in 5 billion.

6. The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.

7. Human jaw muscles can generate a force of 200 pounds (90.8 kilograms) on the molars

8. The most common name in the world is Mohammed.

9. In 2005, the US government spent about $71 billion for Operation Iraqi Freedom.

10. The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.

11. As of July 2005, China was the largest country in the World with a population of over 1.3 billion people (over 20% of the World's population).

12. In 32 years there are about 1 billion seconds!

13. In Colombia, an individual can be fined up to $90,000 for gossiping.

14. The average chocolate bar has 8 insect legs in it.

15. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.

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