Monthly Archives: October 2010

ANY Rubik’s cube can be completed in 20 moves.

Despite the fact that there are 43,252,003,274,489,856,000 possible positions of the 3x3x3 cube, ALL of these can be solved in 20 moves or less! This is now being dubbed “God’s number”, since it would imply that the Rubik’s cube was … Continue reading

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The code “A113” has appeared in nearly every Pixar film.

follow http://twitter.com/coolfacts2share This easter egg is an inside joke among Pixar’s employees which refers to the classroom number that was used by many graduates of the California Institute of the Arts. Many former graphic design and character animation students used this … Continue reading

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The song “I Want You (She’s So Heavy)” by the Beatles is nearly 8 minutes long but only 14 different words are sung.

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Did you know that Charles Dickens invented 13,000 characters?

follow http://twitter.com/coolfacts2shareThis fact comes courtesy of author Nick Hornby and singer-songwriter Ben Folds, who recently collaborated on an album entitled Lonely Avenue, in which Hornby wrote all the lyrics and Folds put them to music. Three facts are contained in … Continue reading

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A 3 month old baby starved to death because her parents were raising a virtual child.

A couple in South Korea starved their prematurely born daughter by feeding it only once a day. Yet they somehow made time to go to the local internet cafe for 12 hours a day so they could take care of … Continue reading

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The longest official kiss lasted 32 hours, 7 minutes, and 14 seconds.

This Guinness World Record was achieved in 2009 by German couple Nikola Matovic and Kristina Reinhart. However, a pair of New Jersey college students recently managed to smooch for 33 hours! Guinness has not yet officially legitimized the kiss between … Continue reading

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The roller coaster Superman The Escape goes from 0 to 100 miles per hour in only 7 seconds.

follow us on https://twitter.com/CoolFacts2share for interesting facts…. This coaster, located at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Los Angeles, also travels up a 41-story tower. It goes as high as 415 feet and it’s also 1,315 feet long! (source)

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