10 Facts That Will Blow Your Mind Part II

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More mind blowing facts!
Part I: http://endlessfacts.com/p/intTU


1
Coral is so close to the chemistry of human bones that it is now being used to repair bones in the human body.

2
The Wikipedia entry on toilet paper orientation is longer than the Wikipedia entry on the Apollo 13 space mission.

3
The oldest Civil War veteran lived until the 1950's. He went from watching people kill each other with muskets and horses to atomic bombs.

4
Peanuts aren't nuts, they're beans.

5
It's impossible to go the speed of light. The universe won't let you hit it. As you speed up, time slows down.

6
Your thumb should be the same length as your nose.

7
A physicist studying atoms, is really a collection of atoms studying itself.

8
If you donate part of your liver to someone who needs a new one. It will grow back.

9
You cannot physically bite down on something. You're actually biting up.

10
When the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre in 1911, one of the suspects was Picasso.