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Ten Unknown Facts – Part One

Published by Tilak Vignesh in Science
January 29th, 2009

World is full of amazing things. This article covers Ten Unknown and wonderful information which many people never know.

Earth has many amazing things associated with it. Until now no human being can explain the full power of Earth and its resources. As a human we know only few amazing things. The main aim of this article series is to bring more amazing facts to people’s knowledge.


Big cats can able to run about 20 kilometers per hour that is 12 miles which is closely related with human speed. But generally they won’t run because cat is grown as a pet animal.


Cheetah is regarded as the land jet. It is the fastest animal. It can able to run about 76 kilometers that is 46 miles per hour. Which is fastest because as a human being we can only run about 30 kilometers that is 18 miles per hour.


Kangaroo are mostly found in Australia. But they are very rarely seen in other parts of the world. There are about 50 kinds of kangaroos are available. Group of kangaroos are called mob. Kangaroo loves their children and carries them wherever they go.


Kohinoor diamond is the most precious diamond in the world. At first it was in India but now it is available in United Kingdom. It is a priceless diamond. Until now there is no such diamond which is better than Kohinoor has been found on the earth.

Wedding Ring:

There is a connection available between ring finger and heart. To symbolize marriage importance with the heart wedding rings are worn in the ring finger.


Woodpecker is familiarly known for pecking woods. It pecks twenty times in a second. It is an amazing speed. Even it challenges the machine with its amazing speed.

Left Hand:

Left handed persons are so uncommon. It is calculated that ten percent of the world’s population are left-handed. Many celebrities and successful people are having left-handed practice. Mostly left-handed peoples have hearts at their right side.


Camel is famous for living long days without drinking water. But Rat can live more days than camel without drinking water. Camel is otherwise called as desert horse. Because it is mostly used for traveling in the desert.

Largest Mammal:

Blue whale is the largest mammal in the world. At birth it weighs 50 tons. A matured and grownup blue whale weighs 150 tons. Many amazing living beings exist in the ocean among which blue whale is more popular. What will happen if these huge mammals are living us in the land?


Everybody commonly sleep with their eyes closed. But some people have a habit of sleeping with their eyes open. Dolphin’s sleeps with one eye open which is uncommon as far as human beings are concerned. Really it is difficult to understand the law of nature.

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  1. Posted January 29, 2009 at 3:32 pm

    Did you know that President Obama is left handed. And for my left hand I want one of those Kohinoor diamonds. Great info!

  2. Posted January 29, 2009 at 3:57 pm

    “Left Hand:

    Left handed persons are so uncommon. It is calculated that ten percent of the world’s population are left-handed. “

    I am left handed and I know many people who are left-handed! Is it only 10 percent?

  3. Posted January 31, 2009 at 4:07 am

    Great article. The left handed part also threw me off. I know they are rare but I didn’t really think about it before my Aunt and “baby” cousin are both left handed. (they are not mother and daughter by the way)

  4. Posted February 2, 2009 at 10:59 am

    Very good article!

  5. Posted February 8, 2009 at 9:52 pm

    Very interesting article with amazing facts. I like the Kohinoor and the Woodpecker part most.

  6. Posted February 10, 2009 at 6:26 pm

    wow, great trivia you got here.. just for fun – blue whales are gonna die the minute they get on land because their weight will crush all internal organs..

  7. Posted February 19, 2009 at 12:57 am

    Thank you very much guys for your encouraging comments.

  8. Tom
    Posted May 7, 2009 at 4:18 am

    cheers nice facts also if the world flooded (obviously not since Noahs Ark has been but hypothetically speaking the blue whale could be on land and would crush pianos and organs..

    ty R Rajesh

  9. sunita
    Posted May 13, 2009 at 6:21 am

    very useful info…i like the dolphin fact and wood peckers ofcourse

    Posted September 11, 2010 at 1:30 pm


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