Bet you didn’t know this: In ancient Rome, gladiators were so popular that their sweat was collected, bottled and sold as an aphrodisiac, and some women even used it in their beauty products.
Or this: A U.S. nickel weighs approximately 5 grams. That's the same weight as the average hummingbird.
If you love facts and are curious about history, The Bet You Didn't Know app from HISTORY offers a unique look at human civilization with an exclusive collection of surprising and fascinating facts.
Inspired by the groundbreaking series “MANKIND The Story of All of Us,” the app features hundreds of short, fun facts written and curated by the HISTORY team. Users also get an inside look at “MANKIND The Story of All of Us” through exclusive video, photos and infographics. A fun and easy-to-use "flip clock" interface allows users to explore facts by theme and popularity, or simply browse facts at random.
Whether you're looking to impress your friends, find out something new or just amuse yourself, the app is an exciting way to discover amazing facts about our collective human history.
* Watch exclusive videos from MANKIND The Story of All of Us
* Sort facts by theme including "Food," "Money," "Technology" and more
* Share facts with friends on Facebook, Twitter and email
* Create collections of your favorite facts and view facts by popularity
* 'Shake to shuffle' feature for displaying random facts
* Returning users can view only new or unread facts
* Browse facts while offline
This release includes bug fixes and all-new exclusive video. As always,please contact us at [email protected]
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