Time Facts

Average Falling Asleep Time
Average Falling Asleep Time

The average person falls asleep between 10-20 minutes.

How Often Lightning Strikes?
How Often Lightning Strikes?

Lightning strikes the Earth 6,000 times every minute.

Lifetime Sleep
Lifetime Sleep

An average person will spend 26 years asleep.

Visit of Halley's Comet
Visit of Halley's Comet

Halley's comet passes the Earth every 76 years (the next time it will return will be 2062).

Blinking
Blinking

On average you blink 28,000 times a day. And blinking provides mental rest, new research suggests.

The Most Violent Storms: Hurricanes
The Most Violent Storms: Hurricanes

All hurricanes form over the sea and can last up to 10 days.

Woodpeckers
Woodpeckers

A woodpecker can peck 20 times a second.

Elephants Sleep The Least Of Any Mammal
Elephants Sleep The Least Of Any Mammal

Elephants sleep for an average of just 2 hours a day ‚ the least of any mammal.

1,000 Heart Beats A Minute
1,000 Heart Beats A Minute

A hummingbird's heart beats at over 1,000 times a minute.