10 Interesting Facts You Probably Haven’t Heard Of Before
Everybody loves to hear a trivia and some random facts because it amazes their minds and make them think that there’s a whole lot more for them to know of. This site is definitely for you if you are looking for interesting facts and some mind boggling trivia you probably haven’t heard of before.
Here are some of the unbelievable facts that you must learn of.
1. The population of the entire Canada is nothing compared to that of California.
Even though California a whole lot smaller than Canada when it comes to the size of the area, there are actually more people in California than Canada. If you come to think of it, it won’t be that hard to reason out after all because there is no doubt the sunny Los Angeles, the beautiful San Diego and the buzzing San Francisco has more population count than Canada. If you wish to know more about Canada and California, read more here!
2. Canada is a home to lots of frozen natural lakes
It doesn’t mean that being a land of less population count there is already less of everything in Canada because after all, this place is vast in natural resources including lakes. It can be hard to believe Canada has lots of lake because most of them are covered in ice almost all the time.
3. Westernmost or Easternmost? Alaska is both!
Do you know that aside from being the westernmost state, Alaska is also the easternmost? If you look at Alaska in a globe, it is the westernmost but since parts of Alaska is also in the eastern hemisphere, if you lay down a map, you can also see that Alaska is easternmost at the same time!
4. Do you think the moon is big? Oh no honey, Australia is wider!
It you dream of going into the moon and running around its large space, go to Australia instead, it’s a bit bigger than the moon after all. For more interesting facts about Australia, click here.
5. Mount Everest can actually fit inside the Mariana’s Trench
This is something that can be hard to believe but f you compare their sizes, you can really see that Mount Everest is just enough to fit inside the Montana’s Trench if dunked like a cookie in a milk.
6. The mountain that’s closer to space is Mount Chimborazo
You will say this is a fraud but if you look at the placement of Mount Chimborazo, you can see that the way it is placed makes it a lot closer to space as compared to its tallest counterpart, Mount Everest. To know more interesting facts about Mount Everest, click here.
7. There is a more bigger Pyramid than the biggest ones in Egypt
When you are asked about the world’s biggest pyramid, the very first thing that would come in your mind will probably be the towering pyramids in Egypt but do you know that the Mayans and Aztecs have built a bigger one n Mexico and as a matter of fact, it is even the largest in the world! If you wish to know more about these pyramids built by the Mayans and Aztecs, click here.
8. Zip codes are for cities and towns but do you know that buildings can have them too?
Because of the densely populated areas, it can be pretty hard to mail letters in Manhattan which is why most buildings in it have their very own zip codes. Click for more information about these buildings with different zip codes.
9. 2 time zones? Russia has 11!
As if calling a friend in Florida when you are in California is bad enough, that is nothing compared to calling another friend in Russia when you are in Russia most especially if that friend is a few time zones away. To know more about these various time zones, click here for more info.
10. More than 10 countries actually share boarders with China
We cannot deny the fact that some countries my share boarders with 3 to 5 countries but since China is so huge, it actually shares boarders with 14 other countries! To know what these 14 neighboring countries are, click here to check it out!