Saturday, 14 November 2015

Writing - 10 things we didn't know last week

Behaviours and infirmities galore. This blog does me a favour. A change is as good as a rest and fun time is important so blogging can be work related or relaxation related.
Enjoy.



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1. The average person has around 30-40 moles.

As long as you have less than 11 on your right arm you may be cancer free.


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2. A cockroach can bite five times stronger than a human.

Another less than useful piece of information.
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3. An increasingly warped sense of humour could be an early warning sign of dementia.

Oh dear!


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4. Victoria's Secret Bombshell perfume is almost as good at repelling mosquitoes as commercial insect sprays containing Deet.

A bit expensive for that purpose I would have thought.


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5. It's possible for people to hallucinate a foreign accent.

Sacre Bleu


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6. Humans have been exploiting honeybees for almost 9,000 years.

Let's hope they don't organise union action.
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7. Children considered the favourite by their mothers are more likely to suffer from depression than overlooked siblings.

What about only children.


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8. Taking a week off from Facebook can make you a happier person.

And less well informed.


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9. Fish can leap out of the water to attack their prey from above.

It would be bad enough looking for sharks in the water let alone from the skies.


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10. Happiness levels are on the rise in adolescents but adults over 30 are becoming less happy over time. 

Probably linked.


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God Bless