It would cost $265 billion to solve world hunger, we spend $333 billion on bottled water.

Sorry this isn’t actually a fun fact but when I discovered it I couldn’t stop thinking about it and had to share! Please share this and donate here: https://www.facebook.com/donate/291614992464329/10159129972526628/ Estimates of how much money it would take to end world hunger range from $7 billion to $265 billion per year, a recent UN report stated …

It would cost $265 billion to solve world hunger, we spend $333 billion on bottled water. Read More »

zwart piet

Dutch people black-up every Christmas for this controversial tradition

Every Christmas, Dutch people black up and put on afro wigs to dress as ‘Black Peter’; Santa Claus’ black helper. During the run up to the Feast of St Nicholas on the 5th of December people dress up as ‘ Zwarte Pieten ‘ in parades, public events and parties. The blacked-up character visits schools, shops …

Dutch people black-up every Christmas for this controversial tradition Read More »

follicle mites

13 Totally Gross but Interesting Facts not to Read While You’re Eating

1. The biggest ‘fatberg’ found in London sewers was 250m long and weighed 130 tonnes A ‘fatberg’ is the term coined for an increasingly common blockage found in London sewers. It happens when so-called ‘flushable’ wet wipes mix with cooking fat that is poured down the sink. The biggest ‘fatberg’ was found in the London …

13 Totally Gross but Interesting Facts not to Read While You’re Eating Read More »