20 Scary Facts About The World We Live In



We live in a highly complex and organized world that is an amalgam of countless individual entities operating in unison. There are so many facets that concern our daily existence that it is natural that some of them affect us in positive and negative ways. The problem with this system is that it is impossible to keep a track of everything that could harm us because these factors seem to surround us at all times. Here is a list of 20 scary facts about the world around us that will have you approach it with greater caution.

Sneeze Right

Sneezing is a surprisingly complex activity that we seem to ace more often that we should. If you sneeze too hard, we could fracture a rib, but if you try to suppress a sneeze then you could burst a blood vessel in your neck or head.

Wrong Handed

Right handed people are supposed to live nine years longer on an average than left handed people in the world.

Tuning Out

Watching television for more than 2 hours a day is supposed to reduce your lifespan by 1.4 years. Tuning in for more than 6 hours a day is supposed to reduce your lifespan by 5 years.

Dirty Desks

Make sure you are careful about eating on your office desk because the average office desk is known to have 400 times more germs than a toilet.