An astronaut can be up to two inches taller upon returning from space.
-Well, I'm going to space now, cuz I really need to grow.
There are more organisms on the skin of a human being than there are human beings on the earth.
Lobsters have blue blood.
-So does my friend, Emily.
The embryos of tiger sharks fight each other while in their mother's womb. The survivor is the one that's born.
-Sharks are jerks.
Due to gravitational effects, your weight is slightly less when the moon is directly overhead.
-This could come in handy to all women...
The pupil of an octopus' eye is rectangular.
-I really think this is just cool.
Hawaii is moving toward Japan 4 inches every year.
-Why can't Canada be the one to move away from us?
Starfish don't have brains.
-Huh, neither does my ex-boyfriend.
By raising your legs slowly and laying on your back, you can't sink in quicksand.
-And this will be helpful since I come across quicksand so often... But really, who volunteered to test this theory?
North Dakota is the only state in the U.S. that has not had an earthquake.
-That's cuz it doesn't really exist. Seriously; have you ever been there? Do you know anyone that has? That's what I thought.
Hershey's kisses are called that because the machine that makes them looks like it's kissing the conveyer belt.
-And they're my favorite candy. If you want to send me some, feel free. If you want me to send you some, comment---and I'll think about it.
The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube with a chocolate bar in his pocket and it melted.
-I wish I had a chocolate bar in my pocket right now...
Well, there ya have it. Random facts of the world.