Trivia & Amazing Facts [27-4-17]

Trivia & Amazing Facts
  • It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open 
  • The aorta, which is largest artery located in the body, is about the diameter of a garden hose
  • There are about 100 breeds of cats.
  • An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain
  • The Chicago River is dyed green every year on St. Patrick's Day. This tradition began in 1962, when Chicago pollution- control workers used green dye to trace illegal sewage discharges in the river. The workers thought it might be a fun way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, so they released 100 pounds of green vegetable dye into the river – enough to keep it green for a week.