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1. 5-8% of our body’s weight is of blood.
2. To suck all the blood from an adult, you need 1,120,000 mosquitoes.
3. The first blood bank was opened in 1937, in Chicago.
4. A human contains 4.7 to 5.5 liters of blood.
5. Very often, heart attacks occur on Mondays – 21% of cases and 2nd place takes Friday.
6. To maintain the transparency, cornea have no blood vessel.it get nutrients from aqueous humor and from tear fluid.
7. There are 4 types of blood groups- A, B, AB and O.
8. Each blood group can be Rhesus+ or Rhesus-.
9. O negative is the universal donor and AB is the universal recipient.
10. Blood has several components- RBC, WBC, Platelets, Plasma and many others.
11. Red blood cells transport oxygen to all the part of the body.
12. The function of blood includes providing nutrients to the cells and collect wastes from the cells and of course oxygen transportation.
13. White Blood Cells in blood have defense mechanism.
14. Platelets have clotting function, it prevents the blood loss.
15. Every blood cell has a certain life span, for example, RBC circulates in the system for 120 days.
16. Approximately 100 billion RBC are produced every hour to replace the dead RBCs.
17. Plasma makes 55% of total body’s blood volume.
18. A healthy human has 20-30 trillion RBCs at any time.
19. The detoxification of blood is performed by liver.
20. All types of blood cells are produced in our bone marrow.
21. The blood plasma can be stored for 1 year in frozen sate.
22. One pint of blood you donate can save 3 lives.
23. AB- is the rarest blood type O+ is the most common blood type, but it may change according to countries.
24. Baby is born with about a cup of blood.
25. The blood is filtered by kidneys. Everyday, our kidney can filter 400 gallons of blood.
26. For 42 days hospital can store donated RBCs.
27. Platelets cannot be stored for more than 5 days.
28. An adult human has 60,000 miles of blood vessels spread in the body.
29. People who donate blood don’t get paid, they are volunteers.
30. There is a huge blood market, the blood is sold in millions to the patients.
31. You can live with artificial heart, but there is no replacement for blood.
32. The heart of a healthy adult person is able to pump up to 12 liters daily.
33. Every heart beat contributes to the release of an average of 130 ml.
34. Donated blood is tested for Hepatitis B and C, HIV and syphilis.
35. 1.3 million pints of blood is wasted every year because its expired.
36. A special diet for blood groups is a myth.
37. The first ever successful blood transfusion was performed in 1600s on dogs.
38. With the loss of one quarter of the blood develops a condition that threatens human life.
39. It is a popular myth that blood donation is not good thing and it makes you weak.
40. The anemic patients are transfused with blood to increase the level of plasma and RBCs.
41. In order to circulate the blood around the body, the heart creates such a pressure that it can release a blood stream 9 meters high.
42. James Harrison have rare blood group type, he had saved about 2 million of babies till now.
43. The blood is 90% water and 10% is other proteins, electrolytes, hormones, enzymes etc.
44. In a relaxed state, 25% of the blood moves through the muscle tissues and kidneys.
45. The red color of blood is due to presence of hemoglobin.
46. Japanese scientists have identified some relationship between the blood type of a person and their character.
47. Lungs performs the oxygenation of blood.
48. In the body of a pregnant woman, by the 20th week, 50% more blood is produced than the blood formed before fertilization.
49. There are studies suggesting that coconut water is identical to the blood plasma.
50. A Russian scientist tried to attain mortality by transfusing the blood but he died when he accidentally transfused the blood with malaria.
51. Fish that inhabit the waters of the Antarctic have colorless blood. It lacks hemoglobin and erythrocytes.
52. About 0.5 mg of gold is distributed in the human body through blood.
53. In Japan, a whole industry of individual products for each blood group like food, cosmetics, personal care products.
54. In late 90s, Saddam Hussein ordered to write the Quran with his blood. But now Muslim leaders don’t know what to do with this Quran.
55. Ireland has a tradition- in returned to the half a liter of donated blood, half a liter of Guinness beer is offered.
56. In the car of US president there is always supply of blood in case of emergency.
57. The famous soccer player, Cristiano Rolando have no tattoo on his body so that he can donate blood.
58. The ancient Egyptians did not drink wine because of the color resemblance of wine with blood.
59. Blood donors in Sweden receive thank you message after donating blood and they also receive message when their blood is used for someone.
60. The blood performs the thermoregulatory function.

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1. Beer is the most popular drink in the world after drinking water and tea.
2. Belgian breweries produce beer with an alcohol content of less than one and a half percent.
3. Caloric content of beer is lower than that of apple juice, Coca-Cola, other soda with sugar and milk.
4. In Kentucky, the world’s largest Beer Museum is located, which contains ancient equipment, numerous bottles, cans, lids, advertising posters and much more.
5. There are more than 400 varieties and types of beer. In addition to traditional ales and lagers,
6. Most beer is drunk in the Czech Republic, for every citizen of the country, an average of 156 liters per year.
7. The most expensive modern beer is the Belgian brand “Vieille Bon Secours”, one bottle of which costs about 1000 dollars.
8. Most beers freeze at a temperature of -2 ° C, and after defrosting remains usable, but it loses flavor and aroma.
9. The weakest beer was brewed in Germany in 1918; the drink contained only 0.2% alcohol.
10. The beer industry annually brings America $ 200 billion.
11. In 1983, one Japanese company mastered the production of “solid beer”: pre-mixed with apple and lemon juice, it was then brought to a jelly-like state.
12. The strongest beer in the world is called “Snake Venom”, contains 67.5% alcohol.
13. In Bavaria, it is customary to drink beer from liter mugs.
14. The science that studies beer is called Zymology.
15. In Ancient Babylon the careless brewer could be drowned in his own brew for selling bad beer.
16. According to research, beer strengthens bones and reduces the risk of developing kidney stones by 40%.
17. Ancient Sumerians drank beer through a straw, so as not to swallow the solid impurities left after primitive filtration.
18. Monks engaged in brewing were allowed to drink 5 liters of their drink per day, regardless of the day of the week, holiday or fasting.
19. The owner of one of the beer bars near Cavite in the Philippines built a Christmas tree from beer bottles.
20. Adolf Bush is the founder of the American national beer brand Budweiser , he was the first to transport beer by rail in double-walled wagons.
21. Previously, England pubs served beer in ceramic mugs, on the handles of which were whistles, so for refill they just have to blow the whistle. .
22. George Washington had his own brewery.
23. Government-funded organization of Amsterdam pays alcoholics beer. Local alcoholics receive 10 euros and 5 cans of beer as a payment for cleaning city streets.
24. In Ancient Egypt, for the construction of the pyramids labors were paid 4 liters of beer per day.
25. Steven Petrosino from Pennsylvania drank 1 liter of beer in 1.? seconds in 1977, making him World Champion for drinking Beer, according to the Guinness World Records Book.
26. The oldest known recipe for beer is more than 5 thousand years. The recipe belongs to the Sumerians.
27. Beer in tin cans appeared in 1935 in the USA.
28. Beer and marijuana are almost relatives. Hops and hemp belong to the same family of plants.
29. Approximately 0.7% of the world’s population consumes beer at any time, randomly taken, which means that more than 50 million people are sipping beer right now.
30. Political parties in Argentina have their own beer brands. 11
31. Beer was not considered an alcoholic beverage in Russia until 2013.
32. Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew Temple in Thailand is made of 1 million bottles of Heineken and local beers.
33. 13In Africa, beer is brewed from bananas.
34. World record for the duration of the hangover is 4 weeks. It belongs to a Scotsman who drank 60 pints (about 30 liters) of beer per day.
35. The first professional brewers in the history of mankind were women.
36. Beer is one of the world’s oldest cooked beverages, possibly dating from the beginning of the Neolithic era or 9500 BC.
37. Beer contains in its composition almost all the minerals necessary for the normal functioning of the human body.
38. In the XIX century, breastfeeding mothers of German city, Munich drank 7 pints of beer a day, because they believed that beer promotes breastfeeding of children.
39. The Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan Bavarian State Brewery founded in 1040, is the oldest brewery in the world.
40. In 1814, almost 1,514 cubic meters of beer flooded several streets in London after a huge vat exploded in the parish of St Giles.
41. Cenosillicaphobia is the fear of empty beer glass.
42. In 1963, Albert Heineken made a beer bottle that can be used at the place of bricks to build houses.
43. In 13th century, some Norway people use to baptize their children with beer.
44. In Japan the beer cans have braille on it so blind people don’t confuse alcoholic drinks with soft drinks.
45. 93,000 liters of beer are rumored to be lost each year in moustaches in Great Britain alone.
46. It is myth that dark beer is stronger than light beer.
47. Every third brewery in the world is located in Bavaria.
48. In the city of Padua in Italy, beer lovers built a copy of the St. Anthony’s Cathedral from beer cans in 1/4 of a natural size. On this building went 3 million 45 thousand beer cans.
49. Ancient Egyptians greeted each other with the phrase “Bread and beer”
50. The average native resident of Austria drinks a lot more beer than tea or juice for a year.
51. According to official statistics, in 1998, 470 Chinese people suffered from randomly exploding beer bottles.
52. Munich airport – the first in the world, where they brew their own beer.
53. English “Tutankhamun” beer (50 dollars – bottle) is prepared according to an ancient Egyptian recipe.
54. American architect Mike Reynolds built home from beer cans. He connects eight empty jars to a single unit with wire and connects them with cement. The house of two bedrooms, a living room, a dining room and a kitchen takes 40 thousand cans.
55. In the diamond mines of Sierra Leone, gemstones are examined in beer.
56. In Dutch villages, you can often find a mailbox in the form of a beer barrel.
57. The most ancient recipe in the world is a recipe for beer.
58. A herd of 20 elephants in the village of India drank rice beer from the barrels and killed and injured many people.
59. It is common myth that alcohol is added in beer.
60. In the US city of Natchez in Missouri, there is a law that prohibits feeding elephants with beer.

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