10 Facts You Probably Never Knew



We have been told since we were children that gum will take seven years to digest if we swallow it — mainly an old wives tale, and we didn’t swallow it because we were scared of what would happen. This list contains ten facts that you thought were true, but are not. Like bananas, did you think they grew on trees? Or maybe pineapples — did you know they actually grow in the ground? Read on to find out 10 facts you never knew!

Alcohol Keeps You Warm

Alcohol can actually drop your core body temperature, but it does dilate warm blood vessels near the skin, this is what gives us the impression of feeling warm.

Bananas Grow On Trees

We all thought bananas grew on trees, but the reality is they actually grow on massive herbs that look like trees.