17 Scientific facts that seem too crazy to be true Whoever said that science is boring? Scientists have recently found that the universe tastes like raspberries And the Mona Lisa actually used to have eyebrows. The world will never stop surprising us Just take a look for yourself 17 – The coldest place in the universe isn’t on the moon where temperatures can plunch down to-378 degree farhenheight its not in outer space either where you can find the unbeleivable temperature of 455 degrees below The coldest temperature ever recorded is right here on earth Granted it was in a lab where scientists in Finland managed to freeze atoms using a lazer. This allowed them to reach a temperature insanely close to absolute zero. which is minus 459.67 degrees fahrenheit it’s hard to even fathom how cold that is, right? Well, maybe this will help you out it’s at this temperature that atoms stop moving because they get to cold 16 – if we could get rid of the empty space in atoms all of humanity all seven billon of us would fit into an apple and no, it wouldn’t be a tight squeeze either that’s becuase atoms are actually 99.9 percent, empty space to help you imagine this if a nucleus was the size of a voleyball the nearless electrons will be as far away as half a mile this means, everything and everyone, is in fact just emptyness and whitout this emptyness a human being would be a lot smaller that the tiniest grain of salt if I made up with mostly air then that means I can walk through walls ouch no no I can’t 15 – If you could taste the universe it would taste like a rasberry astronomers made the stunning discovery while researching a huge dust cloud in the middle of the Milky Way that’s where they found a chemical compound Ethyl formate which is in abundance across the entire universe it’s also the same compound that gives a rasberry it’s delicious taste talk about it in out of this world flavour. 14 – One of the most slipery substances in the world is the lubricant in your kness it’s call synovial fluid and it has a similar consistency to egg white this sustance does a great job by reducing the friction in your knees let in you get around nice and smooth 13 – The biggest living organism in the world is Armillaria ostoyae and no your eyes aren’t deceiving you it’s basically a mushroom a massive colony of this humongous fungus grows in Oregon Malheur National Forest spending an area of 22.000 hectares this mushroom could cover 1.665 football fields oh and it’s also about 2.400 years old 12 – A squid brain looks like a bagel and this it’s all because of the way it’s digestive system is set up the esophagus goes right through the donna hole of the brain taking food to the stomach as long as the squid doesn’t eat something to big that will burst it’s brain 11 – A fly takes off from ground faster than a space shuttle. It jumps at 3.14″ per millisecond This means a fly’s acceleration is 50 times faster than another specie Not to mention, this tiny insects can jump more than 100 times their height So, if a person could jump like a fly they would be able to jump over the Empire State Building Talk about it in NBA All Start 10 – Human lungs have the same surface area as a tennis court If just one person’s lungs were open flat and put on the ground they would completely cover an area as big as a tennis court Another shocking fact, the lungs are the only organ in the human body that can float on water other organs sink. 9 – Whether a man has a son or a daughter can often depend on what kind of siblings he has. A study at New Castle University found that men who have a lot of sisters, have girls more often, and vice versa. This happens because men inherit from their parents the tendency to have more daughters or more sons. 8 – According to researchers from Oxford University Archerfish can recognise people’s faces actually, they do this with over 80% accuracy That would definitely make high school reunions a lot easier. 7 – You migh have heard that a person is usually a bit taller in the morning than they are in the evening. As for the height of the Eiffel Tower, it changes depending on the weather. In the summer heat, it can get 5.9″ taller. This is because metal expands when it’s hot. The tower also …. a couple of inches away from the sun Maybe it’s worried about sunburns 6 – Part of the static noise you hear on an empty channel it’s a trace of the Big Bang The Big Bang was an explosion of light that started expanding in all directions The noise on your TV is a part of that explosion so, even now we can still hear traces of the birth of our universe Isn’t that beautifully insane? 5 – The Cavefish can walk and climb thanks to its tetrapods like pelvis it uses its flippers like four-legged …., as most use their limbs So, if you visit Thailand, and you see something pink ………. with huge ……., that look more like winds and it’s climbing up some rocks, congratulations, you’ve spotted a Cavefish 4 – An art specialist named Pascal Cotte spent 3.000 hours researching the Mona Lisa. Talk about dedication. By using especial equipment he found out that this famous beauty actually, used to have eyebrowns and eyelashes. They simply disapeared over time. So, we can no longer see that So, it could’ve happened because of the ………… by a restorer that cleanned the painting, and accidentally removed Mona Lisa eyelashes and eyebrows Another fun fact, Leonardo da Vinci initially painted her face much wider, and her smile much more open, and that’s so enigmatic The blue shade of the sky was originally much brighter, as well. 3 – Male chimpanzees have best friends, because it helps decrease their stress level, during conflicts Scientists learnt that fights are less dramatic if a chimpanzee fights alongside a budy another benefit of this humanlike …………………………. it’s a longer life and even higher reproductive success 2 – The brain needs as much energy as a 10 wat light bulb and it doesn’t matter if you’re sleep or awake what’s more, your brain helps you stay fit assuming that the average metabolic rate during rest periods is 1.300 calories your brain takes 260 of them it burns 5.4 calories an hour. For comparison, 30 minutes of weight lifting burns 90 calories, playing pool consume 75 and standing in line takes 38. Well, thank you brain. 1- A study involving nearly 3.000 women has proven that frequent comsumption of coffee leads to a decrease in breast size Three cups of coffee a day can cause breast to become smaller especially, if they were big to begin with. This is because caffeine burns fat. And, as you probably know, breasts mostly consist of adipose tissue. Which fact shock you the most? Tell us in the coments below. Share this video with your friends So, they can get their fair share of surprise If you had a good time watching this video, hit the like buttom. It shows us that our work is appreciated. And if you aren’t on the Bright Side yet then subscribe now. We have tons of interesting videos here.