Interesting Facts About Life


Interesting Facts About Life

Life is beautiful and beyond explanation. Humans have been trying to find the secret behind life since they have come on this planet. Each year, scientists come up with new and interesting discoveries about outer space and regarding life on earth. Life prevails in humans, animals, and plants on this earth. All these living species have certain interesting facts about them that we do not know. Here is a short compilation of interesting facts about life.

Interesting Facts About Life

Facts About Life In Plants

  • There are 12 times more trees on our Earth than the estimated number of stars in the Milky Way. It is believed that there are 400 billion stars in the Milky Way, while there is an estimated 1 trillion number of trees on the Earth.
  • Years ago, there were no bacteria that could ever decompose a tree. The trees existing around 300 millions of years ago were very tall and had shallow root systems. They could easily fall over. As they fell, they could not be decomposed by any microbes. They would only stack on top of each other and would convert into coal.
  • Pineapples take two years to grow.
Interesting Facts About Life
Interesting Facts About Life

Facts About Life In Animals

  • One of the strangest facts of nature revealed that lobsters do not die of old age. It is seen that other factors cause their death.
  • In a strange fact, it was revealed that cows kill more people every year than sharks. While sharks kill an average of 5 people every year, cows kill around 22 people every year. It is also a strange fact of nature that humans kill more than 100 million sharks every year.
  • Mosquito bites cause the death of a million people every year. It can be totaled to 2700 people dying every day due to insect bites. The maximum number of deaths are caused by Malaria. The mosquitos carry the virus or bacteria and then inject it into the person its blood it is sucking. A child dies every 30 seconds in the world due to Malaria.

Facts About Life In Humans

  • Long long ago, it is believed that four distinct human species lived on the Earth at the same time. It was estimated from the human fossils found in Kenya, Chad, and Ethiopia. It is yet to be found out whether these species were inter-related or whether they interacted with each other.
  • No one can die in quicksand. It is only a few inches deep. Those who have died in quicksand probably have been caught in tidal basins.
  • Goosebumps evolved in the human body since prehistoric times. Their main cause was to make them appear frightening to predators.
  • A surgical procedure known as selective amygdalohippocampectomy removes a major portion of the brain’s amygdala. It also removes the patient’s sense of fear.
  • There is no purpose of the wisdom teeth. They initially evolved in the human body of the primitive man. But today, they have just leftovers and have no actual use. As the brains of human beings got bigger, the space of the mouth reduced, and it resulted in crowding the third set of molars known as the wisdom teeth.
Interesting Facts About Life
Interesting Facts About Life

These are some of the very interesting facts about life in humans, plants, and animals.

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