Breaking News

Interesting Facts About Science - 001 (#science)(#sciencefacts)(#compete4exams)(#eduvictors)

Interesting Facts About Science - 001

• The dinosaurs became extinct before the Rockies or the Alps were formed.

• Female black widow spiders eat their males after mating.

• When a flea jumps, the rate of acceleration is 20 times that of the space shuttle during launch.

• The earliest wine makers lived in Egypt around 2300 BC.

• If our Sun were just an inch in diameter, the nearest star would be 445 miles away.

• The Australian billy goat plum contains 100 times more vitamin C than an orange.

• Astronauts cannot belch - there is no gravity to separate liquid from gas in their stomachs.

• The air at the summit of Mount Everest, 29,029 feet is only a third as thick as the air at sea level.

• One million, million, million, million, a millionth of a second after the Big Bang the Universe was the size of a ...pea.

• DNA was first discovered in 1869 by Swiss Friedrich Mischler.

• The molecular structure of DNA was first determined by Watson and Crick in 1953.

• The thermometer was invented in 1607 by Galileo.

• Englishman Roger Bacon invented the magnifying glass in 1250.

👉See Also:

No comments