Top 10 Facts In "Weird But True! 3"

The Top Ten
1 One of the shortest wars ever lasted was 38 minutes

It was between England and Zanzibar in 1896. It lasted 38 minutes before Zanzibar surrendered.

Geez, it's shorter than Mumbizz's retirement. - PugaPickle

2 There was a hotel made of garbage in Rome, Italy
3 Studies show that when evenly matched teams compete, the team wearing red has a better chance of winning

There's actually more to it than that. Red teams have an advantage for more aggressive games, Blue teams have an advantage for more strategic games. - scienceLover10

4 Octopuses have three hearts
5 The earth spins so fast that someone standing at the equator is traveling at about 1,000 miles (1,600 km/hr) an hour
6 Lemons can have more sugar than strawberries

I thought it was the other way around...

7 It would take a stack of more than 100,000 giraffes to reach the outermost layer of the earth's atmosphere
8 You lose up to 100 hairs a day
9 The earth weighs about 6,600,000,000,000,000,000,000 metric tons (1 metric ton=2,204.6 pounds)

I didn't know any of these facts. - cosmo

10 Seeing the color red can make your heart beat faster
The Contenders
11 The color blue changes your appetite.

Honestly, I thought that this one was just weird. If you look around at buffets, you might see a lot of blue plates. - JoMama163

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