19 Astonishing Facts That Seem Fake at First Glance

Our foot is as long as our forearm; our thumb is as long as our nose; our lips are as long as our index fingers.

You’ve just checked it all, haven’t you? These are standard and appropriate proportions of a human body, used by artists to paint people. They were identified by Leonardo da Vinci in his famous Vitruvian Man.

Source: howstuffworks

Neil Armstrong’s space suit was made at a bra factory.

Few know that the space suit of the first man on the Moon was made at a factory which produced bras and lingerie in Dover, DE. We just hope Neil felt comfortable in it.

Source: smithsonianmag

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