Useless Information

Useless Information

All the information that you never needed to know.

  • Rose Petals From Space

    In 1998, International Flavors & Fragrances put a rose on the space shuttle Discovery. The resulting petals were used in the perfume "Zen".

    Rose

  • Tiddler

    A tiddler is a small fish.

    Tiddler

  • Coconut Crab

    A coconut crab's claws have a squeezing force over 3000 newtons as opposed to a human grip strength of about 300 newtons.

    Coconut Crab

  • Kitten

    Kittens have the sharpest animal claws in the world.

    Kitten

  • Crocodile

    A Crocodile has 60 to 72 teeth.

    Crocodile Teeth

  • Mariana Trench

    If Mount Everest was dropped into the Mariana Trench, it's tallest peak would still be 2 kilometers / 1.2 miles below the surface of the ocean.

    Mariana Trench

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  • Syphilis

    It is a common belief that Christopher Columbus and his crew introduced syphilis to Europe when he returned from his voyage to America. Recent evidence found in Austrian skeletons dating back to 1320 AD may controvert this theory.

    Syphilis

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  • Fallen Angels

    A fallen angel is described in the Book of Revelation as an angel who follows Satan, is defeated, and is thrown to earth by the Archangel Michael and his army during the War in Heaven.

    Fallen Angel

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