Water is not colorless. The pure water has a slight blue color that becomes a deeper green as the thickness of the observed sample increases. The blue hue of the water is an intrinsic property and is caused by selective absorption and scattering of white light. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
In 2004 there was a "election" for a new Chex flavor in South Korea. The green onion flavor won, but because Kellogg wasn't expecting this, they chose the chocolate flavor anyway. 16 years later, they south Koreans finally got it npr.org/2020/07/05/887386…
Today I learned about the Great Green Wall, an effort to plant trees to stop desertification in the Sahara that began in 2007. Ethiopia has planted over 5.5 billion seedling since. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…
:Burger King discontinued its Halloween Whopper that had a black dyed bun after customer reports of their poop turning green. mashed.com/263278/this-is…
Disney uses a paint colour called "GO AWAY GREEN" to camouflage and hide objects and doors in their theme parks. trueprepper.com/go-away-g…
Deer in India (who are red-green colorblind) take advantage of the better-sighted langur monkeys by staying near them and learning the monkeys' alarm signals for when they spot predators which are dangerous to the deer. doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-03…
'Behind the Green Door' (1972) was the first feature length pornographic film to feature an interracial sex scene en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beh…
Green flashes phenomenon, seen at sunrise/sunset when some part of the Sun suddenly changes color from red/orange to green/blue aty.sdsu.edu/index.html
Today I learned about the European Green Belt, an area stretching from Finland to Albania that has a unique ecological wildlife due limited human involvement as it also was the iron curtain border for 50 years. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eur…
That, Despite it Most Often Being the Best Camouflage, Mammals Cannot Produce Green Pigment, Hence the Reason There Are No Green Mammals nwf.org/Magazines/Nationa…
Aftershock Thermal Bite was a green colored, mint flavored, 80 proof, liqueur designed to be consumed as a shot, but packaged to look like mouth wash diffordsguide.com/beer-wi…
I learned that blood meal is powder which is made by drying the blood of animal,cut in the slaughter house. Blood meal is high in protein and nitrogen. It is mostly use as fertiliser in the soil to balance the soil composition. Specially while grow green vegetables high nitrogen content is good. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blo…
Today I learned about Norman Borlaug, an American agronomist who is credited with saving over a billion people from starvation. He is called "the father of the Green Revolution" and bred a high-yield and disease-resistant dwarf wheat that helped many countries to battle mass starvation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nor…
Before 1952 golfers couldn't mark their ball on the green, even if it interfered with another player's putt usga.org/articles/2016/07…
At Green Mount Cemetery in Baltimore, where John Wilkes Booth is buried, visitors often leave pennies (which feature President Lincoln's face) on the Booth family monument. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joh…
The original scent of Simple Green cleaner is Sassafras. mscdirect.com/product/det…
Mucus gets its green color from an enzyme white blood cells use to make a corrosive chemical called hypochlorite to dissolve bacteria. Hypochlorite is the same chemical used in household bleach. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mye…
Dwight Eisenhower, after having a putting green installed at the Oval Office, fought a campaign to stop the local squirrels ruining the green, as they would bury their walnuts and acorns there. grunge.com/254904/why-dwi…
Today I learned of Forest Green Football Club. A professional football team in England that as of 2015 became the worlds first vegan football club. It is also the world's first carbon neutral football club en.wikipedia.org/wiki/For…
Victorian wallpaper was deadly. Copper arsenite, which contains arsenic, was used to create a green pigment called "Scheele's Green" and the wallpaper could release deadly arsenical gas when conditions were damp. There are even documented cases of children dying from licking the wallpaper. smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
In 1974, Al Green was attacked by his ex-girlfriend, who poured scalding hot grits on him in his bathtub. history.com/this-day-in-h…
In 2014, Pope Francis said he would baptise Aliens if they asked. He did not want to close doors to green Martians with "long noses and big ears". In 2010, a papal astronomer also said he would baptise Aliens if they asked, he said "Any entity – no matter how many tentacles it has – has a soul.” independent.co.uk/news/wo…
β€œStopped” was the last word of British surgeon & anatomist, Joseph Henry Green (1791 - 1863), while feeling his own pulse. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jos…
Archaeologists in China found a surprising haul in one tomb, where they uncovered a bronze cooking pot. When they opened the pot, they found 2,400-year-old bone soup. Because of oxidization, the soup turned green, but it was still in liquid form, and the bones were still floating on top. hindustantimes.com/india/…
"Wake Me Up When September Ends" by Green Day is About, Lead Singer, Billie Joe Armstrong's Father Dying of Esophageal Cancer on September 1st, 1982, When Billie was 10 years old. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wak…
The Green and Gold of the Masters Jacket have been a Federally Registered Trademark since March 2020. According to tournament rules, the iconic jacket β€œcannot be sold or given to third parties under any circumstances.” thefashionlaw.com/the-gre…
The Olympic flag's colors are always red, black, blue, green, and yellow rings on a field of white. This is because at least one of those colors appears on the flag of every nation on the planet. olympic.org
Since India has more than 400 million vegetarians, every packaged food or toothpaste in India must have a mark to distinguish whether it is vegetarian or non-vegetarian. The vegetarian symbol is a green square with a green dot in the centre while the non vegetarian is the same in red. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veg…
, that Noam Chomsky created the sentence β€œColorless green ideas sleep furiously” as Sytactically makes sense with no Semantic Logical sense in 1957; others have repeated to make some attempts to make the sentence make logical sense or made similar examples en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
Today I learned that, while English has 11 basic colour terms (black, blue, brown, gray, green, orange, pink, purple, red, white, and yellow), French, Italian, Russian, and Hebrew each have 12 basic colour terms. In French, the 12th term is beige, and in the other three languages, it's turquoise. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
About 22% of the tea destroyed during the Boston Tea Party was green tea! It was a favorite tea of both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. bostonteapartyship.com/te…
The green ray: it's kind of a rarity to see this optical phenomenon. It happens during sunsets or sunrises, and occurs because our atmosphere refracts sunlight into different frequencies (that our eyes recognize with different colours). nature.com/articles/11037…
The "seductive nature" of the Green M&M is a reference to an urban legend during the 1970s that green M&Ms were aphrodisiacs snopes.com/fact-check/gre…
400 copies of Metallica's "Ride The Lightning" album were accidentally printed in green instead of blue in France. These rare misprints are now considered collectors items. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rid…
Green Day drummer TrΓ© Cool got his punk rock start when he was 12, after he was recruited into a band by his neighbor who was in his late-30s. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
During Napoleonic wars every Great Power had their own uniform color, British red, Austria white, French blue, Russia green, Prussia Prussian blue napolun.com/mirror/napole…
The "Green Ramp disaster" was the worst peacetime loss of life suffered by the Airborn division since the end of World War II. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…
Joe Green alongside Mark Zuckerberg created Facemash the hot or not predecessor to Facebook. Green was offered shares of Facebook, but turned them down since Greens father famous Mathematician Mark Green told him to stay out of trouble. Those shares today are worth billions of dollars en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe…
Tiger's orange-black skin color works very well as a camouflage in bushes or grass, because their preys are dichromats (red-green blind), like most mammals. royalsocietypublishing.or…
In Bhutan, the colour of the silk scarf (kabney) worn by men is determined by rank and social class: saffron for the king and chief abbot, orange for ministers, red for the royal family, green for judges, blue for members of parliament, white with red stripes for mayors, and white for commoners en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kab…
Bassist Mark Hoppus of blink-182 stated that the opening guitar riff of the blink-182 song "What's My Age Again?" was created by him trying and failing to play the opening bass riff of the Green Day song "J.A.R." on his guitar. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J.A…
Green skittles are no longer lime and are new green apple. dailyiowan.com/2017/11/16…
When you eat a lot of green vegetables, some chlorophyll remains intact and when they pass through blood vessels near the surface of your skin, they engage in photosynthesis and you produce ATP (obviously in very small , but still!) jcs.biologists.org/conten…
Today I learned about The Tree of Life in Bahrain which is more than 400 years old. Despite Bahrain having little to no rain throughout the year, the tree is abundantly covered in green leaves but it is not certain how the tree survives. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tre…
In 2011 Cee Lo Green released 1,500 pounds of M&Ms from the then worlds largest piΓ±ata. guinnessworldrecords.com/…
The shaggy coat of sloths are host to symbiotic green algae which camouflages the sloth in trees and provides it nutrients. The green color of the algae makes sloths the only green mammal. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slo…
Color blindness isn’t common in females because there’s a low likelihood that a female will inherit both genes required for the condition. However, only one gene is needed for red-green color blindness in males. Globally, 1 in 12 males and 1 in 200 females are colorblind. healthline.com/health/eye…
Professional mini golf is a thing and competitors will travel across America to compete, including a β€œMaster’s” tournament where the prize is a coveted green hoodie. pga.com/archive/news/insi…
(According to Brent Berlin and Paul Kay's 1969 study Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution) Names for brown, purple, pink, orange, and gray will not emerge in a language until the language has made a distinction between green and blue. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bas…
The guitarist on β€œBlack Betty” by Ram Jam also played on another one-hit wonder, β€œGreen Tambourine” by the Lemon Pipers. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…

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