One of the most rewarding aspects of learning skills is now being willing to share what you've learned with others. While some information is strange and delightful, some is utterly worthless. Then again, there’s a whole almanac of tidbits that is so amazing you can't help but ask everybody you meet, "Did you even know this?!" These are the facts that will amaze you as well as your pals. Everything from why grapes catch fire in the microwave to how long it takes the typical mammal to urinate. Check out these additional facts that may surprise you.

50 Cent’s to be one of the first musicians to accept bitcoin paid off handsomely. Let’s just say he earned more than his namesake. He began “hodling” in 2014, and it wasn't until four years later that he learned he had amassed nearly $4 million in the crypto currency.

More on that, as well as 29 other fascinating facts about pop culture, art, science, and more, can be found if you just…keep…scrolling:

The Michelin Man is white because early rubber tires were white. In 1912, companies started adding carbon to make the tires more durable. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM


People who move to the Villas Las Estrellas settlement in Antarctica must first have their appendix removed. This is because the nearest hospital is 600 miles away. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM


They didn't actually burn witches at the stake during the Salem trials. Some were sentenced to death by hanging, and some died in jail (and one person was pressed by stones to death) but nobody got burned. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM


Medieval knights wearing full armor actually weren't terribly bulky at all. For example, contrary to widespread myth, knights could get on their horse without any help - they didn't need, say, elaborate cranes or anything. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM


There is one remaining Blockbuster located in Bend, Oregon new release NIES NET - DES CHIP HOME In April 2020, the store was listed on AirBnB for '90s-themed sleepovers. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM

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Cicadas build elaborate underground tunnels and chambers to live in. Just after it hatches, a cicada is in an immature form (called a nymph) and digs underground, creating tunnels where it can spend years in. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM

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