31 Top Ranked Milk Facts


83 votes - 89%
13
1. Hormonal cancer is on the rise because US beef and milk cattle are fed synthetic hormones.
12
2. Milkshakes were originally alcoholic.
12
3. People who drink whole milk are less likely to be fat than those who consume low-fat milk.
11
4. Full-fat milk contains only 3.5% fat.
11
5. If you could only have one type of food for the rest of your life, the healthiest possible choice would be breast milk.
9
6. Drinking a banana milkshake can cure a hangover.
9
7. Breast milk is a laxative.
8
8. Human breast milk naturally contains many of the same cannabinoids found in marijuana, known to be vital for proper human development.
8
9. Visiting every star in the Milky Way would take at least 420 billion years.
8
10. It was Galileo Galileo who discovered that in reality the Milky Way was not a nebula but closely-packed stars.
6
11. There are as many as ten million to a billion black holes in the Milky Way alone.
4
12. In about 4 billion years, the Milky Way will merge with the Andromeda galaxy.
3
13. The Milky Way rotates about 560,000 MPH and completes a full revolution about every 200 million years.
3
14. 87% of fully fat milk is water.
3
15. Cows make less milk in hot and humid weather.
3
16. Newborn babies of both sexes can produce milk.
3
17. Scientists suggest that 60 billion planets in our Milky Way galaxy alone could support life.
3
18. The same cannabinoids found in marijuana, are also found in human breast milk.
3
19. The earliest known pancakes were made about 12,000 years ago from ground grains and nuts, mixed with water or milk and cook on hot stones.
2
20. Hippo milk is pink.
2
21. There are two geysers at the heart of the Milky Way that contain the energy equivalent of a million exploding stars.
2
22. There is a recipe to make cheese from human breast milk.
1
23. The scientific name for the milk thistle is Silybum.
0
24. Yaks sometimes have pink milk.
0
25. Reindeer milk has more fat than cow milk.
0
26. A cow with a name will produce 450 more pints of milk a year than one without a name.
0
27. Milk is usually in the back of grocery stores, so customers have to walk past as many "impulse buy" items as possible.
0
28. The Milky Way gives birth to a new star every 50 days.
0
29. Milk in some parts of Canada comes in bags instead of jugs.
0
30. There are as many as 10 million to a billion black holes in the Milky Way alone.
0
31. Dung beetles can use the Milky Way to navigate.

Trending in Food & Drink

Peach Facts
James and the Giant Peach was originally called James and the Giant Cherry.
Wine Facts
In wine-tasting, a ‘cat pee aroma’ is a compliment.
Banana Facts
The world’s largest container ships can carry 746 million bananas.
58 Eating Facts
Eating dogs is legal in 44 US states.
31 Milk Facts
A cow with a name will produce 450 more pints of milk a year than one without a name.
Bread Facts
Breadcrumbs were used to rub out mistakes before rubbers were invented.
Cola Facts
Americans ingest 1.7 million tons -- or 10.8 pounds per person -- of sugar each year from Coca-Cola alone.
Tequila Facts
Without bats there would be no tequila. It’s made from the agave plant, which is pollinated by bats.
Avocado Facts
Avocados are toxic to horses.
Big Mac Facts
Azodicarbonamide is a chemical compound that makes things softer and bouncier, including yoga mats, flip-flops and the buns in Big Macs.
Pear Facts
When you have a crush on someone, your brain overlooks and ignores the flaws of that person causing them to appear "perfect"
Potato Facts
Potato aphids will not have sex if they detect a drop in air pressure.

Related Factlists

489 Crazy Facts
Catfish have over 27,000 taste buds. Humans have around 7,000.
184 America Facts
America has never lost a war when donkeys were used.
172 Food Facts
Canola oil is actually rapeseed oil but the name was changed for marketing reasons!
152 Earth Facts
There are 14 billion insects for every human on Earth.
108 Music Facts
The music you listen to affects, figuratively colors, the way you perceive the world.
107 Japan Facts
In Japan, it is completely acceptable to name your child ?Buttocks? or ?Prostitute?!
100 Research Facts
Researchers at the University of Rochester have built the first invisibility cloak.
97 Useless Facts
One in three snake bite victims is drunk. One in five is tatooed.
82 Did You Know Facts
Actor John Wayne made more than 200 movies.
78 English Facts
"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".