Interesting Facts About Water
Perhaps some of the facts of this collection is already familiar to you, but probably not all
Each year, about 4 million people die from diseases transmitted through water.
Tomatoes are 90% water.
Only 1.1% of the planet's water is suitable for consumption in form in which exists in nature.
To produce one car goes 147 631 liters of water.
Cow need to drink 15 liters of water to give about 4 liters of milk.
Scientists have come to the conclusion that the sound has great speed in water than in air.
To produce a pound of coffee requires 11 000 liters of water.
The agriculture sector uses about 70% of water consumption in the world. Industry requires an additional 22%.
In an average in Africa, 5-10 times more people die from diarrhea than from war.
The total volume of water on Earth is about 326 million cubic tons.
Snake can not bite into the water.
Each hippo was born under water.
It is believed that human blood is approximately 6 times thicker than water.
Studies have shown that the atmosphere contains more fresh water than all the rivers of the earth combined.
The body of an adult human is approximately 70% water.
Only 3% of all the water covering the surface of the earth is fresh. The remaining 97% - salt water.
Toilet in your home consumes about 35% of the water you use.
Need 300 liters of water to make one newspaper.
18-liter jerry can of water weighs 20 kilograms.
Lowering the water level in the body may cause a 2% to 20% reduction of physical and mental health.
Dehydration can cause contractions in pregnant women.
Watermelon is 93% water.
According to scientists 1.7% of water on Earth is in a frozen state, which makes it impossible to use.
The sponge can hold more cold water than hot water.