Mollie's Adventures

Learning something new everyday

Brain Freeze!

Fun fact of the day…

A brain freeze doesn’t actually affect your brain at all

http://www.wisegeek.com/what-causes-brain-freeze.htm

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Roar

Fun fact of the day…

A lion’s roar is so loud that it can be heard five kilometers away.

http://www.muskurahat.us/amazing-facts/lion-facts.asp

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Computer programming…

Fun fact of the day…

Bill Gates began programming computers at age 13

http://www.thocp.net/biographies/gates_bill.htm

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Donald’s middle name…

Fun fact of the day…

Donald Duck’s middle name is ‘Fauntleroy.’

http://disney.wikia.com/wiki/Donald_Duckv

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Camels in BC

Fun fact of the day…

Camels were imported to British Columbia, Canada during a mid – 19th century gold rush.

http://www.lillooet.com/

 

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Swim backwards and forwards

Fun fact of the day…

Unlike most fish, electric eels can swim both backwards and forwards.

http://www.null-hypothesis.co.uk/science/straight-talking/how-it-works/electric_eel_shock_stun_prey

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White Whale

Fun fact of the day…

Just recently scientists have made what they believe to be the first sighting of an adult white orca, or killer whale.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-17783603

http://worldnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/04/23/11352521-all-white-killer-whale-spotted-off-russias-east-coast

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Many brains

Fun fact of the day…

A leech has 32 brains

http://www.worsleyschool.net/science/files/leeches/leeches.html

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First Thirty Minute Cartoon

Fun fact of the day…

The Flintstones cartoon was the first thirty-minute cartoon to be aired during prime time.

http://www.museum.tv/eotvsection.php?entrycode=flintstones

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Cat Jaws

Fun fact of the day…

A cat’s jaw can’t move sideways

http://maxellah.tripod.com/catfacts.htm

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