Every time I think I have a good understanding of the world, I find out a new fact that flips my whole perception of knowledge on its back.
For instance, do you have any idea why the coldest places on Earth still have to use refrigerators? How about how many hearts an octopus has? Yeah, me either…but you’re about to find out.
Be sure to memorize a few of these answers to impress your friends and family at your next gathering!
1. Betty White is literally older than sliced bread. She was born in 1922, six years before the first loaf of prepackaged sliced bread was sold.
2. As a society, we take more pictures in two minutes today than were taken in the entire 19th century.
3. Strawberries are not technically berries — but bananas are. Other odd members of the berry family include kiwis, pomegranates, and tomatoes.