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11 Cool Facts That Can Save Your Life Some Day!

They say life is to learn. You don't stop learning till the day you die. And so, here we are with a collection of cool facts that'll serve to that purpose! Check out these cool informative facts that could actually turn out to be pretty useful some day!

11 Cool Facts That Can Save Your Life Some Day!

11 Cool Facts That Can Save Your Life Some Day!

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1. If you ever get stuck in riptide, remain calm and swim parallel to shore. Swimming to the shore will just tire you out faster.

1. If you ever get stuck in riptide, remain calm and swim parallel to shore. Swimming to the shore will just tire you out faster.

2. When crying for help, call out specific people (eg. "you with the green shirt!"). It makes people more likely to act and not be affected by the bystander effect.

2. When crying for help, call out specific people (eg. "you with the green shirt!"). It makes people more likely to act and not be affected by the bystander effect.

3. The rule of three!

3. The rule of three!

The rule of three is a simple thumb rule that you can follow when in survival situations: 1. 3 minutes without air (maybe you're buried in snow following an avalance) 2. 3 hours without shelter against the elements 3. 3 days without water 4. 3 weeks without food

4. Most phones are able to dial 911 even without service or a SIM card.

4. Most phones are able to dial 911 even without service or a SIM card.

5. Also keep in mind, 112 is the international 9-1-1 in most places.

5. Also keep in mind, 112 is the international 9-1-1 in most places.

6. If you see a photo of yourself (or anyone else - particularly children) where they only have ONE 'red eye' from the flash, this could be a sign of retinoblastoma (a type of eye cancer).

6. If you see a photo of yourself (or anyone else - particularly children) where they only have ONE 'red eye' from the flash, this could be a sign of retinoblastoma (a type of eye cancer).

7. If caught in a burning building, get low. The breathable air will be near the floor.

7. If caught in a burning building, get low. The breathable air will be near the floor.

8. It's better to learn to perform the self-heimlich. Could be useful!

8. It's better to learn to perform the self-heimlich. Could be useful!

9. Do you have a desk job? Be sure you get up at least once every two hours and walk around for 5-10 minutes. Doing this reduces the chance of developing blood clots in your calves.

9. Do you have a desk job? Be sure you get up at least once every two hours and walk around for 5-10 minutes. Doing this reduces the chance of developing blood clots in your calves.

10. If you're a man and you pee on one of those pregnancy tests, and if it comes up positive you may have testicular cancer.

10. If you're a man and you pee on one of those pregnancy tests, and if it comes up positive you may have testicular cancer.

11. Just because the light turns green doesn't mean its safe to go. Keep your eyes open.

11. Just because the light turns green doesn't mean its safe to go. Keep your eyes open.

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