Top Ten Weirdest Facts About Humans

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21 Humans can recognize about 10,000 different smells

Yes. Over 10,000 different smells, actually. - Blight

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22 1 out of 9 people are left handed

Yay to left handed people... We rock

10% of the population is left handed, we rock! Left handed people Yeah! It's cool to be different. - Ananya

Yeah I'm one of them!

LEFTIES FOREVER - Seddeu

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23 Most household dust contains dead skin
24 studies show that painting your room blue could make you more creative

My room is blue no wonder why some of my classmates think Say I'm a nerd

My room is blue. - Monkles

My room is green and I have a natural talent in writing and I can draw simple yet good identifiable creatures. Go Green! - Anonymousxcxc

Aw, my room is purple :3 - cosmo

My room is blue, but I'm not really creative - FireWasp2004

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25 You use 72 different muscles every time you talk

I'd hate to see how many muscles are used when musicians sing. - NikBrusk

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26 Some people who have lost a limb can still feel it V 1 Comment
27 You can't move your body when you're dreaming

Some people do (unnamed sleep disorder) and they have to sleep in zipped up, tied down sleeping bags to avoid doing anything harmful to themselves or others. One man jumped out of a hotel windows to escape a guided missile in his his dream and had to get 33 stitches! But for most of us, our brain stems block out the messages from the motor cortex, making us paralyzed except for our eyes. Hence "Rapid Eye Movement". - keycha1n

I roll off my bed in sleep

Not true! Sleepwalking happens only when you're dreaming.

If people miss the ability for their brain to stop acting dreams out, sleep walk can happen - Doggus

I move all night and I dream everyday

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28 You can beat brain freeze by pressing your tongue to the roof of your mouth
29 You share 99.9 percent of your DNA with the person sitting right next to you!

How can that be possible? Can somebody explain please

So I share DNA with my desk partner? Kinda weird. - cosmo

I'm sharing my DNA with my brother

I once read that their is more difernece in the deoxyribonucliec acid between two groups of chimps that live aross the river from each other than in the entire human race - RecklessGreed

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30 Thirty-five percent of people are born without wisdom teeth

I though most babies are born with no teeth. It surprises me to know that 65% are born with wisdom teeth!

31 Foot fetishism is the most common form of sexual fetish related to the body V 1 Comment
32 An average yawn lasts about six seconds

My friend yawned and it lasted for 17 Seconds! - RockStarr

I Just Yawned Reading This o.O - Stevenpenguin

33 If your tongue was as long as a frog's, it would reach down to your belly button
34 Chewing gum can make your heart beat faster

As I'm reading this I'm chewing gum right now. - PianoQueen

35 Laughter is so contagious that you're more likely to laugh at a show if it has a laugh track

So this is why shows have the laugh track! Because if people cannot place real humour in the shows, they use laughter to cause laughter. I am looking at you Disney Channel (except for Gravity Falls). - Skullkid755

I'm so glad my favorite show doesn't have a laugh track, as I'd rather laugh if it's actually funny, and also because laugh tracks ruin the show. - Blight

Nah. The more I hear a laugh track, the less I laugh. - NikBrusk

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36 All of the blood in your body travels through your heart once a minute

Uh I think it is two or you are a genius

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37 If you eat too many carrots, your skin can turn orange

Damn it, one of my favorite vegetables too

Orange like Donald Trump? - Arcxia

Very funny. - Blight

WOW what a lie

38 Human thighbones are stronger than concrete
39 if humans had the metabolism of a hummingbird, we would need to eat about 400 cheeseburgers a day

And I thought I had fast metabolism! Isn't that quite a disadvantage in the wild? Or is it the exercise regimen of flapping our arms like madmen just to stay in the air? - keycha1n

All burgers (minus the black bean and veggie burger) are DISGUSTING. - Anonymousxcxc

I kinda wanna have that ability. Actually, not really, because that means I'd spend a lot of mpney each day, but I'd rather have to eat a LOT of food a day than not being able to eat just one whole personal-sized pizza because I can get fat easily - FireWasp2004

How awesome would that be?

How about a fat guy

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40 The more you concentrate, the less you blink
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