Cool Plant Facts
1. It is estimated that millions of trees in the world are accidentally planted by squirrels who bury nuts and then forget where they hid them.
2. You can implant a camera on the back of your head as your third eye.
3. Moths are more likely to lay their eggs on, feed on, and rest on the plant species where they lost their virginity.
4. The first recipient of a silicone breast implant was a dog.
5. NASA plans to grow plants on the moon next year.
6. Millions of trees are accidentally planted by squirrels who bury nuts & then forget where they hid them.
7. Each year, millions of trees are accidentally planted by squirrels who bury nuts and then forget where they hid them.
8. Women who get breast implants are three times as likely as other women to commit suicide, according to a study.
9. Less than 3% of the water produced at a large municipal water treatment plant is used for drinking purposes.
10. Plants can have abortions.
11. One ragweed plant can release as many as one billion grains of pollen.
12. Plants suffer from sexually transmitted diseases.
13. Boost your metabolism by drinking green tea! The brew contains a plant compound called ECGC which promotes fat burning.
14. Cremation causes silicone breast implants to explode.
15. Plants can run a fever if they are sick, similar to humans.
16. Al-Qaeda initially targeted nuclear power plants on 9/11 but decided against it, fearing things could "get out of control."
17. Plants that are not cared for will cry for help. A thirsty plant will make a high-pitched sound that is too high for us to hear.
18. A man once received a heart transplant from a suicide victim, married the donor's widow, then killed himself via suicide 4 years later.
19. Putting a potted plant in a business environment has been shown to improve attention span and increase creativity in the office.
20. The smell of freshly cut grass is a plant distress call.
21. Plants can get cancer.
22. A heartbroken widower paid tribute to his wife by planting a forest of 6,000 oak trees, leaving a heart-shaped meadow in the middle.
23. Although pandas eat bamboo plant almost exclusively, they actually have the digestive system of carnivores.
24. I bet hunting is easier for vegans because it's easier to sneak up on plants.
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