Friday 10 October 2014

Fun Fact Friday (#37)

Fun Fact Friday is a meme hosted by Lettora at I’m Booked! If you’d like to join and do your own Fun Fact Friday, just ask! At I’m Booked! Every week we’ll give you five new, fun facts.

This week’s five facts:

1.  In 2002, the average user spent 46 minutes on the Internet per day. In 2012, it was 4 hours.

2. The last animal in the dictionary is the zyzzyva, a tropical weevil.

3.  A 10-Year-Old Goldfish Had a 45-Minute Surgery To Remove A Tumor in 2014.

4.  The first drinking straw was designed to have a diameter slightly smaller than a lemon pip, as the inventor was tired of getting lemon seeds in his mouth when drinking lemonade.

5.  The first colour photograph was taken in 1861 by Michael Sutton.