Belly button lint forms because your hairs point toward your navel, and breathing causes your shirt to move up and down, transporting loose clothing fibers forward along those hairs, but not backward. nature.com/articles/s4159…
Today I learned all Navel Oranges are genetically identical, the trees originally grafted in the 1800's from one mutant branch on a tree in a monastery in Brazil. The mutation that made it seedless just happened to cause a smaller conjoined twin to grow on one end, the "navel". npr.org/templates/story/s…
Naomi Parker Fraley was the most likely inspiration for the WWII poster, "We Can Do It!" The image is thought to have been inspired by a photograph taken of Fraley, operating a machine-tool at the Navel Air Station Alameda, where she worked on aircraft assembly. Fraley died in 2018, aged 96. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nao…
Breadbasket in sports means the sweet spot below the navel and above the genital area. sportspundit.com/boxing/t…
The Navel Orange is named for the bellybutton-like protuberance on the bottom of the fruit. This mutation results in a second, small orange that grows inside of the main fruit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cit…
In Quechuan, the language of the native people of the Andes, Cusco means, β€œnavel of the world”. luminous-landscape.com/cu…
The early usage of the word "fuck" is from English court-records in 1310. The records mention a man named "Roger Fuckbythenavele". It is believed that Roger was a man who had tried, through ignorance, to have sexual intercourse through his partner's navel. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rog…
All navel oranges are genetic clones of a single mutated tree discovered by a missionary in Brazil in the 1800s. npr.org/templates/story/s…
The first use of a submarine in navel warfare took place in the US Revolutionary War in 1776. historycollection.co/day-…
The most popular type of oranges in the world is called Navel Oranges. They originate from a tree which mutated 200 years ago in Brazil and they are seedless, because the tree is seedless it cannot propagate normally and all navel orange trees are born from cuttings rather than seeds. citrus.com/everything-you…
Today I learned about Omphaloskepsis, the Greek philosophers' practice of staring at their navels, used as an aid to contemplate the basic natures of humanity and the cosmos. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omp…
Victoria's Secret model KarolΓ­na KurkovΓ‘ was born with a medical complication causing her to have no belly button. An artificial navel is photoshopped into each of her photographs. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kar…
Today I learned about Roger Fuck-by-the-Navel, a 14th century outlaw who received the name because he was "so stupid he'd have sex with a belly button." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rog…
Navel lint is caused by hairs around the stomach operating as a "one-way ratchet mechanism" that removes fibers from inside your clothes and deposits them into your navel bbc.com/future/story/2015…
The navel (belly button) is an erogenous zone, and that when touched, creates a tickling sensation in some people's genitals. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nav…
All navel oranges are grafted clones from a single tree mutation that occurred almost 200 years ago in Brazil. As such, they may all be considered fruit of that original tree, and are all genetically identical. secure.wikimedia.org/wiki…
All Navel Oranges today are perfect clones of the original from 1820. Since they are seedless fruit, grafting has to be used to make more. npr.org/templates/story/s…
Computer algorithms can identify couples with a 86% accuracy based on the skin microbes on the feet, torso, navel, and eyelids nytimes.com/2017/07/31/he…
All navel oranges originate from a single mutant tree that was planted 200 years ago. All trees that produce navel oranges were grown from cuts of the tree or mutated using grafts from the mutant tree. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
One of the first uses of the word F%&K is a description for a Defendant in an English Case in 1310. Roger Fuckebythenavele is suspected of either being caught trying to have sex with a person's navel or was considered so stupid he thought that's how you should have sex. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rog…
All the navel oranges produced in California are clones taken from 2 trees grown by Mrs. Eliza Tibbets in the 1870, which in turn were clones of a genetic sport found in a monastery orchard in Bahia, Brazil. latimes.com/food/la-fo-ca…
Karolina Kurkova, a model for Victoria's Secret, does not have a belly button. Navels are photoshopped into her bikini shots. dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz…
The "navel" in a navel orange is actually a second, conjoined twin orange within the same peel en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
There is a guy who has collected his own navel lint since 1984, an activity for which he holds a Guinness World Record feargod.net/fluff.html
All navel oranges are the fruit of the same over-a-century-old tree, as they are the product of a single mutation that left the fruit sterile. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nav…
The mascot for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics was so unpopular, its nicknames included "quasi-smurf", "Post Chernobyl Navel Lint" and, from Time, "a sperm in sneakers" static.espn.go.com/oly/su…
Sgt. Thomas Durrant, the recipient of the only Victoria Cross awarded in navel combat, and it was awarded on the recommendation of an enemy officer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tho…
Belly button lint (or navel fluff if you're British) is formed from your scaley belly hairs removing fiber from your shirt and directing to your belly hole. vox.com/2014/12/13/738226…
Aztecs practiced dentistry. They mixed iron filings with water and navel lint, then baked the mixture and used it to seal cavities. academia.edu/1455612/INTE…
The story 'censors' banned displays of Barbara Eden's navel on I Dream of Jeannie are false. It was never an issue until TV reporters took an interest in it which was picked-up by 'Laugh In' who wanted to unveil the belly button, causing Jeannie producers to keep the navel covered youtube.com/watch?v=NJM0O…
In 2012, Navel fetishism was the second most Googled fetish, with a monthly average of 8,000 searches. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nav…
All Navel oranges are clones from a single tree that mutated 200 years ago, leaving it seedless. The mutation generated fruit with a second smaller orange at its apex, creating the "navel". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
The founder of Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard, was relieved of command of his navel vessel after ordering the shelling of a inhabited Mexican island en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cor…
All navel oranges are genetically identical to the very first one grown on a monastery in Brazil in 1820

Since navel oranges have no seeds the only way to grow the trees is to graft cuttings. Two grafts were taken to California in 1870 and thus the seedless orange industry was born. Link to Source

The earliest records of the F-word dates back to the late 13th and early 14th centuries to John le Fucker and Roger Fuckebythenavele. John was imprisoned for murder, while Roger was wanted for frottage... or through ignorance, tried to have sexual intercourse through his partner's navel. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joh…
Navel lint comes from your underwear, and that the scientist who studied it won an Ig Nobel. simple.wikipedia.org/wiki…
The distinct shape of Tortellini is supposedly from when an innkeeper was transfixed by the beauty of Venus. The innkeeper peeked in through a keyhole and saw Venus' navel. He rushed to the kitchen and created a pasta modeled after Venus' navel. Thus Tortellini was invented. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tor…
Each Navel Orange is actually two oranges, and every one of them is a clone, with the exact same genetic makeup. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
There is a Guiness world record for the largest navel fluff collection. It belongs to Graham Barker, an Australian librarian, who has obtained 22.1 grams of fluff over more than 25 years feargod.net/history.php
When you eat a navel orange, you're eating conjoined twins. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
Apart from being genetically identical fruit originally from a 200 year old tree, all navel oranges are seedless because they are technically conjoined twins. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
Navel piercings originally represented manliness and courage. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nav…
All navel oranges can be considered to be the fruit of a single nearly two-hundred-year-old tree en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ora…
Omphaloskepsis is the "contemplation of one's navel as an aid to meditation". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omp…
Mexico comes from the Nauatl dialect meaning "the navel of the moon." es.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/M…
Navel gazing is an actual activity done to aid in meditation en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omp…
All Navel Oranges are mutated Siamese twins. (PIC)

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