Did You Know

  • Did you know...the typical wave height from Pacific tsunami is between 6 - 9 metres
  • Did you know...clouds fly higher during the day than the night
  • Did you know...when born a baby giraffe is 1.8m (6ft) tall
  • Did you know...Mount Everest is 8.9km (5.5 miles) high
  • Did you know...the tallest mammal is the giraffe
  • Did you know...a newborn kangaroo is about 1 inch in tall
  • Did you know...the Eiffel Tower is over 300m (984 ft) tall
  • Did you know...banana plants can grow as high as 6 meters (20 feet) tall
  • Did you know...acrophobia is the fear of heights
  • Did you know...an astronaut can be up to 2 inches taller returning from space (the cartilage disks in the spine expand in the absence of gravity)