Five Random Facts for Friday

Here are some random facts for you.

1.  Scientists in South Africa discovered that at night, dung beetles seemed to be able to roll balls of dung in straight lines, guided by the Milky Way.

2.  The average coin stays in circulation for 30 years, the average bill only lasts around 18 months.

3.  The Sacramento Kings have the longest playoff drought of any MLB, NFL, or NBA team, 16 years and counting.  And they’re in a position to end that this year.

4.  A full day on Saturn is just 10 hours, 33 minutes, and 38 seconds long.

5.  There’s an annual marathon in Wales where people compete against horses.  A person has won two times since the race started in 1980, in 2004 and 2007.


(National Geographic / USMint  / Fox Sports / Digital Trends / Wikipedia)