In order to quench our curiosity, we have formulated a series of curious and rare questions whose answers we did not know. Some of them have left us speechless, so we hope you enjoy learning as much as we have.
Curious questions and answers
These are some of the most amazing questions we have encountered. We start
1 Can time run out?
According to scientists, the Universe could be contracted in an inverse process to the Big Bang, so there would be fluctuations in time and space. So that may happen.
2 Why can’t we tickle ourselves?
The brain makes precise predictions of the movement of our body, so it is impossible to surprise ourselves.
3 When was the first traffic light installed?
The first traffic light could be seen in London, in front of the British Parliament. It was the work of railway engineer John Peake Knight.
4 How many times do weblink in a week?
A total of 25,000 times. Luckily, we don’t count every time.
5 Why do golf balls have holes?
The answer is in physics: a ball with gaps acquires more speed than a ball with a smooth surface.
It is the longest pregnancy in the animal kingdom, with 22 months of pregnancy.
7 What is fishy smell syndrome?
It is a rare disease that affects one in every 200.00 people. Those who suffer from it give off a body odor similar to fishy smell.
8 In which country in Europe do you work less?
According to Eurostat data, an average of 30 hours per week is worked in the Netherlands.
9 Can dogs feel envious?
A team of researchers from the University of Vienna confirms yes. In addition, they react negatively if they prove that they are treated worse than others.
10 Why is the Apple logo a bitten apple?
It is an allusion to the myth of Isaac Newton and the feeling of curiosity. It is, in reality, a simplification of a more complex logo that Jobs and company designed.
11 How much does it cost to make a euro?
A simple question that surely you had not asked yourself. The manufacturing value is 4.5 cents.
12 Why do we yawn?
The curious thing is that the answer is not entirely clear. Some hypotheses indicate that it serves to correct facial muscles, while others argue that it is useless.
13 How old is the Universe?
Scientists estimate that more than 13,000 million years.
14 Why do some people get bitten by mosquitoes?
Many people believe that mosquitoes have a predilection for “fresh blood”, but the truth is that they choose their victims based on the carbon dioxide (CO2) they emit when they breathe.
15 Is it true that a blind man cannot be a judge?
Indeed, your honor. The Organic Law of the Judicial Power declares that the blind are “incapacitated” to carry out the judicial career.
16 How much blood is in the human body?
An adult contains about 6 liters of blood, 7% of its total weight.
17 Can I keep lost items on the street?
Negative. The Criminal Code makes it clear that those who appropriate things lost “for-profit” will be punished with fines of three to six months.
18 What is the most relaxing song in the world?
According to researcher David Lewis-Hodgson, it is titled ‘Weightless’ and can be downloaded through Facebook from the Radox Spa relaxing products store.
19 What is the ‘text neck’?
It is the disorder caused by a bad neck position due to the use of mobile phones and devices. It already affects hundreds of thousands of people.
20 Are there people who like sad days?
True. It helps certain people to deal with past traumas or to reconsider events that they have not been able to process.
21 Is driving badly genetic?
Several scientific studies confirm that this is the case, although the most stressed people behind the wheel preserve mental acuity better for diseases like Parkinson’s.
22 What was Walt Disney’s first movie?
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, premiered in 1937, two years before World War II.
23 Are we taller in the morning than at night?
Totally true. During the day, the cartilage is compressed by our own weight, so at night we are two centimeters smaller.
24 Why do I see spots after seeing a bright light?
The spots are actually “phosphenes”, produced by the excitation of the cells of the retina before the light stimulus.
25 How many books did Isaac Asimov write?
506, almost one book a month from his first work to the last.
26 Why do we kiss?
Scientists say that, by kissing, we exchange a huge amount of olfactory and tactile information.
27 Why do we get our hair on end?
It is an inheritance of our ancestors, somewhat hairier, who put their hair on end to protect themselves from the cold. Their hair was also bristling in dangerous situations to appear larger.
28 Can you save me in an elevator in free fall if I jump at the moment of impact?
Interestingly, many ask the same question, but the answer is somewhat disappointing. You would have to jump with a force equal to the speed with which you fall, something practically impossible.
29 Why are the numbers of a target in that order?
To penalize the lack of aim. Near the maximum score (20), there are two low numbers, and so on.
30 Where did Cervantes write most of ‘El Quijote’?
Few people know it, but the famous writer was imprisoned in the Real Prison of Seville, accused of keeping the taxes he was handling. There he wrote much of the novel.
31 What is the largest insect in the world?
The giant Weta, a species of New Zealand that can reach 20 centimeters in length.
32 Are dogs able to see colors?
There is a popular belief that dogs see black and white, but the truth is that they are able to distinguish red and green.
33 Do fish sleep?
Of course, but they do it with half of their brain to remain alert to any threat.
34 Why are bananas shaped like a curve?
In principle, bananas grow downwards, but during their growth they turn upwards to better receive sunlight.
35 What is the deepest place on Earth?
The Mariana Trench in the Pacific, 11 kilometers deep under the sea.
36 What is the most isolated tribe on the planet?
The Sentinelese, in Sentinel del Norte, have barely had contact with society.
Short Curious Questions
We continue with a few questions with short and precise answers.
1 What do koalas feed on?
2 How many hearts does an octopus have?
3 Who was the first woman to go to space?
The Russian Valentina Tereshkova.
4 What is the most populous city in the world?
5 What is the longest word in Spanish?
6 What is the longest word in the world?
The Welsh people Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch. The name means “St Mary’s church in the hollow of the white hazel near to the fierce whirlpool of St Tysilio of the red cave” in Welsh.
7 How much does the Earth weigh?
8 When will the sun go out?
In 5,000 million years.
9 What is the symbol above the “Ñ” called?
10 What is the expiration date of honey?
About 3,000 years.
11 How many atoms does a human being have?
12 What color is the sweat of the hippo?
13 How many Lands fit in the Sun?
One million, approximately.
14 What percentage of water on Earth is drinkable?
15 Is it possible to sneeze with your eyes open?
16 What percentage of humans are redheads?
17 How many bodies are on Everest?
Funny curious questions
These questions that we show you below have seemed especially funny or fun.
1 Can we have laser swords like Star Wars?
The Advanced Defense Research Projects Agency and General Atomics are working on it. At the moment, he has designed a laser beam capable of destroying vehicles, so they are on the right track.
2 Which foods produce more flatulence?
Take note: carrots, onions, celery, broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, brussels sprouts and legumes.
3 What is the country with the biggest penises?
The first position is for Congo, in Africa. The average there is 17.93 centimeters.
4 Where do Ikea’s chair names come from?
They are names of man. Textiles are names of flowers and plants, while other products receive names from different places, days or months in Swedish.
5 Does watermelon have an effect similar to Viagra?
The fruit of love is not the banana, it is the watermelon. According to one study, eating watermelon helps men with erectile dysfunction and even increases libido.
6 What is the most absurd traffic rule?
In Florida, in the United States, you must pay the parking meter if you ride on an elephant and go down to run a message. The United States is definitely the country of absurd laws.