Rachel’s Random Facts, Episode 4

Welcome to Rachel’s Random Facts, Episode 4!

I’m a firm believer that we should all strive to learn at least one new thing every day, so here are five new and interesting facts for your enjoyment.

Did you know…

milk   1) The weight of air in a milk glass is about the same as the weight on a single aspirin tablet.

 

 

flea2) Fleas can jump 130 times higher than their own height. To put that in human perspective… If a 6-foot person did that, they would be able to jump 780 feet in a single bound.

 

Spam in mailbox3) In 2006, e-mail spammers sent off around 183,000,000,000 spam messages. That constitutes about 70% of all e-mail sent that year.

garbage4) Americans spend more on garbage bags every year than the combined gross domestic product (GDP) of 90 developing countries.

 

heart15) According to gathered statistics: Valentine’s Day, while known as the day of love, is also the single day that most divorces are begun as the result of unmet expectations.

 

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