Some things are better left untold, you know. Like the fact that your bed likely has somewhere around 10M dust mites or that humans have enough power to bite off their finger… I mean, if that sounds like a scenario from a science fiction movie, you’d better move your seat closer and tune in to ‘The Facts Guy.’
The TikTok creator Adorian Deck, aka The Facts Guy, has been deliberately ruining people’s days with the viral video series featuring some of the most disturbing facts. The appeal to them is somewhat paradoxical, you don’t wanna know them yet you still can’t look away!
So below we selected some of the most creepy, entertaining, surprising and plain weird ones to get you in the Halloween vibe or simply to understand why some facts often remain untold.
As of 2019, there are over half a million homeless people in the United States. There are also 17 million vacant homes.
A different version of you exists in the minds of everyone who knows you.
Nighttime is a natural state of the universe, daytime is only caused by a nearby radiating ball of flame
If you try to grab the brain in its natural state, it will fall apart. When you see scientists pick up a brain, it’s because they’ve used chemicals to harden it.
Cruise ships are legally required to have morgues for the passengers that inevitably will die on each trip.
A single Tiger in Nepal killed 436 people in its lifetime.
In a government run experiment TSA did not catch 95% of the guns that went through airports
Humans have enough bite power to bite off their own finger. The only thing that stops us is our brain’s natural protection mechanism.
Hearing is the last sense to fade away before you die.
In the Victorian era, people used to take photos of their dead relatives in lifelike positions in order to keep them as momentos. Photography was so new and expensive that this was usually the only time someone had their picture taken.
There are over 200 bodies on Mount Everest and they are used as waypoints for climbers.
In the 1930s, it was common for parents to hang their children in cages outside of their windows.
In the 1800s If you had dentures, they normally were made from the teeth of dead soldiers.
Over 50% of commercial pilots have admitted to falling asleep while flying a plane.
Your bed can have up to 10 million dust mites.
The survival rate of someone who experiences cardiac arrest outside of a hospital is 1 in 10.
More than 80 million bacteria can be exchanged during a 10 second kiss
People’s general happiness peaks at age 21, and it does not come back to that level until they retire.
Toddlers have adult teeth that are right under their eyes.
If you live a full life, you’re going to have shed over a hundred pounds of your skin.