22 Exciting Facts About the World for Those Who Are Hard to Surprise

A countless number of surprising events have occurred since the moment of the Big Bang almost 14 billion years ago. And life on earth has come a long way from its “primordial soup” days. We, as Homo Sapiens, have to constantly develop our brains and acquire new knowledge to keep up with the changing times.

Bright Side invites you to read several interesting facts about our world and possibly learn something new to share with your future children, no matter how jaded you may be.

  • William Patrick Hitler, the nephew of Adolf Hitler, served as a nurse in the American navy during the Second World War. He received permission to join the navy from U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  • The word boycott originated from the name Charles Boycott who didn’t support a campaign for the protection of workers’ rights,22 Exciting Facts About the World for Those Who Are Hard to Surprise

    so his neighbors stopped talking to him, people wouldn’t sit next to him in church, and shops wouldn’t sell goods to him.

  • Before bone growth stops, children don’t taste that food is too sweet. So, they can add sugarto any food and it will still be appetizing to them.
  • The entire English language on “Wikipedia” without pictures and videos measures at about 14 GB.

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