12 Incredible Facts About Sleep You Need to Know

This is a guest post by Alivia Cora. Sleep has always been an effective remedy for curing pain and sorrow. However, until around 25 years ago, we knew little about sleep. Fortunately, today with the continuous research and study, there is so much to know about the magical sleep moments. On average, a human spent […]

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11 Awesome Facts About Mathematics That Will Blow Your Mind

The is a guest post by Prince Kapoor. You will always find mathematics at the base of any and all fields related to technology and science. Some of the biggest mysteries of the universe such as the big bang theory and black holes can be solved by using mathematics. For some people, the thought of […]

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Random Joke #16: Horse in the Bathtub

Image: HabitatofHorses.org An Englishman buys a horse and hires porters to take the horse up to his apartment on the fourth floor. The porters exert themselves and sweat. Finally they succeed in getting the horse to his apartment. He asks them to put the horse in the bathtub. After they finish the job, one of […]

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5 Interesting Exponent Patterns

1. Squares with Twin Halves 36,363,636,3642 = 1,322,314,049,613,223,140,496 The first 11 digits of the square are the same as the last 11 digits. This is the smallest possible solution for this pattern. Here’s another one: 63,636,363,6372 = 4,049,586,776,940,495,867,769. Furthermore, adding these two numbers results to: 36,363,636,364 + 63,636,636,637 = 100,000,000,001. 2. Consecutive Squares with a Cube Sum […]

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Happy New Year 2019! (And Mathematical Facts About 2019)

Time by moments steals away, First the hour, and then the day; Small the daily loss appears, Yet it soon amounts to years. — John Newton, The Works of the Rev. John Newton, 1827 As the new year approaches, so is the second anniversary of Learn Fun Facts. But before that, let’s examine some numerical […]

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Nine Incredible Facts About Cats

This is a guest post by Daniel Richardson. The everyday domestic cat is anything but everyday and domestic when you scratch beneath the surface of their history. Their demise was instrumental in the spread of the black plague in Europe and their relationship with the Egyptians has left a mark on history. Cats have held special […]

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16 Fun Facts About Shoes By The Numbers (Infographic)

This is a guest post by Paula Casey. Shoes are a major part of our lives in that they protect our feet providing comfort and support to get from point A to point B safely. They aren’t just a necessity when we’re walking about outside, they can also be used as a fashion statement. With […]

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50 Random Fun Facts

1. Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple, was the first owner of the phone number 888-888-8888. Unfortunately, he found it unusable since he received more than a hundred phone calls per day from kids playing with phones. 2. FORTY is the only number in the English language which letters are in alphabetical order. In Spanish, […]

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Can You Say This Vowelless Tounge Twister?

There is a Czech tongue twister “Strč prst skrz krk” (meaning  “stick your finger through your throat”) which doesn’t contain any vowel. It’s difficult to pronounce this sentence, especially for foreigners. So it’s used as a challenge for those learning Czech as a foreign language if they can pronounce it. Someone told me that this […]

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