A blue whales heart only beats nine times per minute. A body decomposes four times as fast in water than on land. A Boeing 747's wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight. A bowling pin only needs to tilt 7.5 degrees to fall. A broken clock is right at least twice a day. A butterfly can look at you through 12,000 eyes. A Californian doctor has set the record of eating 17 bananas in two minutes. A Canadian tattoo artist had 4,831 tattoos on his body. A capon is a castrated rooster. A cat has 32 muscles in each ear. A cat has 4 rows of whiskers. A cat uses it's whiskers to determine if a space is too small to squeeze through. A chameleon can move its eyes in two directions at the same time. A chameleon's tongue is twice the length of its body. A Cheetah at full speed takes strides of 8 meters. A cheetah is the fastest animal, clocked in at: 70mph. A chef's hat is tall and balloons at the top so as to counteract the intense heat in the kitchen. The unique shape allows air to circulate around the scalp, keeping the head cool. A Chicago law forbids eating in a place that is on fire. A chicken who just lost its head can run the length of a football field before dropping dead. A chimpanzee can learn to recognize itself in a mirror, but monkeys can't. A citizen of Calcutta, India, grew the fingernails on his left hand to a length of 76 inches. A cluster of bananas is called a hand and consists of 10 to 20 bananas, which are known as fingers. A cockroach can live nine days without its head before it starves to death. A cockroach’s favorite food is the glue on the back of stamps. A company, Warner Communications paid $28 million for the copyright to the song "Happy Birthday". A Cornish game hen is really a young chicken, usually 5 to 6 weeks of age that weighs no more than 2 pounds. A cough releases an explosive charge of air that moves at speeds up to 60 mph. A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out. A crocodiles tongue is attached to the roof of its mouth. A cucumber is 96% water. A Dalmatian is the only dog that can get gout. A day on the planet Mercury is twice as long as its year. A decree declares that anyone caught stealing soap must wash himself with it until it is all used up. A dentist invented the Electric Chair.