The Warty’s Comb jellyfish has a 'disappearing' anus that only forms when it needs to go nypost.com/2019/03/07/the…
Some species of birds have a comb built into one of their toenails called a pectinate toe. These nails help birds with very long necks keep their feathers clean. infinitespider.com/birds-…
Apple’s famous designer, Jony Ive started his career designing combs, microwaves and a toilet. bbc.com/news/technology-4…
The Hairy Ball Theorem states there is no possible way to comb a hairy ball flat without creating a cowlick. micronanoflows.ac.uk/the-…
Honeybees sleep between five and eight hours a day, some bees hold each other's legs as they sleep. Colonies are divided into different sectors of work. There are cleaners, nurses, security guards, also collection bees whose sole job is to cache nectar in comb. Promotions happen as well. bbc.com/earth/story/20160…
The Warty Comb Jelly does not have an anus in a fixed location on its body. Instead an anus develops when the jelly needs to defecate and disappears when it’s done. independent.co.uk/environ…
Today I learned about the Uncombable Hair Syndrome(UHS), a disease that, as its name says, makes the hair of people impossible to comb, due to the triangular shape of the hair shaft. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unc…
The warty comb jelly or sea walnut has a 'transient anus'. It forms a new anus (that immediately closes) every time it defecates. This has never been seen before and was observed only recently with this creature earthtouchnews.com/discov…
A cat's tongue is a high tech comb. The spikey things on their tongues are hollow so it can store saliva and transfer it to the skin through its fur. nationalgeographic.com/an…
Harald Fairhair, the first viking king of Norway, according to the sagas made a vow not to cut nor comb his hair until he had unified all of Norway. He eventually succeeded, and is often depicted with long, blond hair. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Har…
In Sikhism, the five Ks are five items that Guru Gobind Singh commanded Khalsa Sikhs to wear at all times in 1699: Kesh (uncut hair), Kangha (a wooden comb for the hair), Kara (an iron bracelet), Kachera (100% cotton tieable undergarment), Kirpan (an iron dagger large enough to defend oneself) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
NASA engineers had issues with the honey comb insulation of the Saturn V rocket, so they ended up hiring local surfers, who had experience in working with the material, to apply it to the rocket. youtu.be/UYU-H6IOSEA?t=15…
In 1830s Argentina, women would wear 3 to 4 feet wide combs in their hair made of turtle shells. americanhistory.si.edu/bl…
Ray Combs' final Family Feud he told a player that got 0 points "I've done this show for six years .. this is the first time I had a person that actually got no points and I think it's a damn fine way to go out. Thought I was a loser until you walked up here, and made me feel like a man" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray…
After the festival Burning Man, a cleaning crew combs through the grounds to clean up β€œMOOP” or trash as small as single hairs from wigs in order to pass a federal inspection. worldsweeper.com/Street/P…
Owls fly silently due to specially designed edges of their primary feathers. When most birds fly, turbulence from air gushing over their wings creating noise. However, owls have their primary feathers serrated like a comb, which divides turbulence into tiny currents aka micro-turbulences. animals.howstuffworks.com…
, the warty comb jelly "sprouts a fresh anus every time it poops"!! earthtouchnews.com/discov…
In the absence of a Rooster, the alpha female chicken can take on male characteristics such as the large comb and waddle as well as spurs to protect the flock from predators. articles.extension.org/pa…
Jelly fish and comb jellies are not relatives ocean.si.edu/ocean-life/i…
Sikh's are expected to carry a comb that is to be used twice daily, a steel bracelet that is to be worn on the dominant hand, and a small dagger to defend against the repression of the weak. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sik…
There are completely Black Chickens that have black plumage, black legs and nails, black beak and tongue, black comb and wattles, black meat and bones and even dark organs. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya…
According to Viking sagas, Gyda Eiriksdottir of Hordaland said she would not marry Harald of Vestfold "before he was king over all of Norway". Harald vowed not to cut or comb his hair until he was king of a united Norway, which he was ten years later. He sent for Gyda, and they were married. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gyd…
It is impossible to comb the hair on a coconut flat. This is a consequence of a theorem in geometry called the "Hairy Ball Theorem". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai…
There are sea wolves that live on the coast of British Columbia. They comb the beach for barnacles, herring roe, and beached whales, and some will even even eat salmon. Most of these wolves have never even seen a deer. ngm.nationalgeographic.co…
Honey comb starts white but yellows over time due to dirt on the bees feet walking over the comb. youtube.com/watch?v=LI-9f…
Host Ray Combs' last Family Feud episode ended in a contestant getting 0 points in Fast Money. Combs told the contestant, "Thought I was a loser until you walked up here, you made me feel like a man!" Combs then walked off during the end credits and drove home without saying good-bye to anyone. youtube.com/watch?v=eKJxA…
"Christmas in the Stars: Star Wars Christmas Album" was released in 1980. It features Star Wars-themed Christmas songs and stories about a droid factory where the robots make toys and includes the single "What Can You Get a Wookiee for Christmas (When He Already Owns a Comb?)" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chr…
There are completely Black Chickens that have black plumage, black legs and nails, black beak and tongue, black comb and wattles, black meat and bones and even dark organs. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya…
The 'modern' Langstroth bee hive dates to 1851 when an inventor from Philadelphia discovered that gaps 6–9 mm (1⁄4–3⁄8) stopped bees building comb or cementing closed frame gaps. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lan…
Every morning up to 100 people would gather in King Louis XIV's room at Versailles to watch him wake up. They then watched his servants wash him, comb his hair, and dress him. en.chateauversailles.fr/d…
A comb-jellyfish species called Haeckelia rubra has been observed possessing Cnidocyte (Stingers of true Jellyfish) it shouldn't biologically have. It instead gets them by eating true jellyfish and repurposing the stingers of their prey for their own defense/hunting. faculty.washington.edu/ce…
Julius Caesar had one of the world's first recorded comb-overs lexundria.com/suet_jul/45…
The red thing on a chicken’s head is called a Comb, and it serves as a radiator. dummies.com/home-garden/h…
A man called Patrick Combs deposited a junk-mail cheque for $95,000 - and the bank cashed it nytimes.com/1995/08/20/us…
A version of the comb over involving combing long hair in three separate directions is patented in the US since May 10, 1977. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Com…
The afro comb was invented by ancient Egyptians theguardian.com/fashion/s…
There's a mathematical theorem called the "hairy ball theorem." It states that you can't comb a hairy 3D ball without getting a cowlick. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai…
It exist a theorem called "The hairy ball theorem" that states "You can't comb a hairy ball flat without creating a cowlick" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai…
The Boeing 747 flies quieter due to naturally selected edges of their engines. When most planes fly, turbulence from air gushing over their engines creates noise. However, 747s have their engines serrated like a comb, which divides turbulence into tiny currents aka micro-turbulences. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Che…
Jeffrey Combs (who played Weyoun, Brunt in DS9 and Shran in ENT) originally auditioned for the role of Riker in The Next Generation memory-alpha.wikia.com/wi…
In 1977, Donald J. Smith and his father Frank J. Smith was granted a patent on the comb over hairstyle en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Com…
The inventor of barbicide, the blue disinfectant used to sanitize shears and combs in barbershops, actually hated barbers. Barbicide meant 'to kill the barber' en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar…
Combs are among the oldest tools found by archaeologists, having been discovered in very refined forms from settlements dating back to 5,000 years ago in Persia. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Com…
To defend themselves from giant hornets, Japanese honeybees lure the hornet scouts inside the comb, sorounds it in a ball, and start to flap their wings to literally cook, and kill, the hornet. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Api…
Ron Swanson aka Nick Offerman (from parks and recs) actually runs a real wood shop and you can buy the stuff he makes on his website INCLUDING A MUSTACHE COMB offermanwoodshop.com/fors…
The blue liquid used to disinfect combs in barber shops is called Barbicide, and is so toxic as little as 50 mL can be fatal. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar…
Ray Combs, host of Family Feud in the 80s, hung himself after being involuntarily committed. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray…
In Star Trek Deep Space Nine, two major reoccurring characters, both appearing in plot critical story lines across multiple seasons, were played by the same actor. The Vorta diplomat Weyoun and Ferengi liquidator Brunt were both actor Jeffrey Combs in different special effects makeup. en.memory-alpha.wikia.com…
'to heckle' is a term used in the textile industry meaning to comb out flax or hemp fibres. In the early 19th century the word 'heckler' came because the workers that heckle would listen to the day's news while working and frequently stop to furiously debate and ridicule. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hec…

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