Saturday, 5 July 2014

[FEATURED] Fun Facts About 'FARTING"

Basically, i came across this article about farts and below are some of the fascinating stuff i discovered, might seem crazy but very interesting....

• On average, a fart is composed of about 59 percent nitrogen, 21 percent hydrogen, 9 percent carbon dioxide, 7 percent methane and 4 percent oxygen. Less than 1 percent of their makeup is what makes farts stink.
• The temperature of a fart at time of creation is 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit.
• Farts have been clocked at a speed of 10 feet per second.
• A person produces about half a liter of farts a day.
• Women fart as much as men.
• The gas that makes your farts stink is hydrogen sulfide. The more sulfur rich your diet, the more your farts will stink. Some foods that cause really smelly farts include: beans, cabbage, cheese, soda and eggs.
• Most people pass gas about 14 times a day.

• People fart even shortly after death. 

• Men are most likely to fart in the bathroom in the morning (aka “Morning Thunder”). 

• It really IS possible to ignite a fart. 

• Turtles, fish, snakes and other reptiles all fart, as do cats and dogs. 

• Termite farts are believed to be a major contributor to global warming. 

• Farting up in space would propel you forward.