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Do You Know? – Easter Bunnies, Swimming Koalas and Get a Cat!

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Easter Do You Know? – Easter Bunnies, Swimming Koalas and Get a Cat!

Happy Easter! Do you want to know what we have in store for you? You can also read more of our facts here.

Have an Egg-Stra Special Easter

  1. The first story of a rabbit (later named the “Easter Bunny”) hiding eggs in a garden was published in 1680.
  2. The Earth’s core is about as hot as the sun (around 5,200°C).
  3. Earth is the only place in the Solar System where water is present as a solid, liquid and vapour.
  4. Monkeys raised a kidnapped Colombian child left abandoned in the jungle.
  5. Jamaica, Colombia and St Lucia are the only countries where a woman is more likely to be a boss than a man.
Easter Do You Know?

“Eye” Feel Sleepy!

  1. We spend about 10% of our waking hours with our eyes closed while blinking.
  2. Breastfeeding a baby may reduce the risk of a woman developing Alzheimer’s disease by 22%.
  3. Babies have three times as many taste buds as adults.
  4. Graca Machel is the only woman to have been first lady of two separate countries: Mozambique and South Africa.
  5. The first president of Zimbabwe was President Canaan Banana.

The Purr-Fect Pet

  1. Canada is the world’s most educated country: over half its residents have university degrees.
  2. Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world combined.
  3. Owning a cat can reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes by more than a third, researchers found.
  4. Adult cats only meow to communicate with humans.
  5. Water in faults vaporises during an earthquake, depositing gold, according to the journal Nature Geoscience

‘Just Keep Swimming, Just Keep Swimming…’

  1. One pint of donated blood can save up to three lives.
  2. China is the world’s largest exporter and also the second-largest importer of goods.
  3. When Disney released Princess and the Frog in 2009, 50 children in the US were hospitalised with salmonella from kissing frogs.
  4. Koalas are excellent swimmers.
  5. Many fish can taste without even opening their mouths.

Drop It Like It’s Hotspot

  1. Dogs and cats only sweat from their footpads and nose.
  2. Humans shed about 600,000 particles of skin every hour.
  3. Kris Kristofferson landed a helicopter on Johnny Cash’s lawn to convince him to listen to his songs.
  4. The “Fi” in “WiFi” is meaningless. It is used because it rhymes with “HiFi”.
  5. If everyone in the world washed their hands properly, a million lives would be saved a year.

Snack-A-Licious!

  1. Over 500 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute.
  2. The video to PSY’s “Gangnam Style” broke YouTube’s view counter.
  3. Only qualified doctors can give tattoos in South Korea.
  4. Doritos originated from leftover tortillas at Disneyland.
  5. Papaphobia is the fear of the Pope.

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