MYTHS

FACTS

  • Goldfish have a 3 second memory.

They actually have a 3 month memory.

  • Bulls hate the colour red.

Bulls are actually color-blind. They perceive the motion of a bullfighter’s cloth as a threat.

  • SOS = Save our Ship

SOS is a morse code distress signal because it is easy to transmit- three dots, three lines, three dots.

  • Everest is the tallest mountain.

Only above sea level! Mauna Kea volcano in Hawaii is more than 33,000 feet tall, when measured from it’s underwater base( 4000 feet above Everest)

  • All fingernails grow at the same rate.

Blood flow stimulates nail growth. So, nails on your dominant hand grow faster.