In honour of today’s International Day of Education, here are some fun facts about animals, science, history and more! You can share them with your family and friends, too.
- Crickets can “hear” sounds through their knees.
- Ketchup was originally sold as medicine, not as a sauce.
- Some snails can sleep for three years straight.
- Applesauce was the first food ever eaten in space by an astronaut.
- Blue whales are the largest animals in the world – they’re even bigger than dinosaurs were.
- 99% of people can’t lick their elbows.
- Butterflies taste their food with their feet.
- There are cars that can run on used french-fry oil instead of gas!
Do YOU know any fun or weird facts you want to share? Leave them in the comments for us.