Internet Finds·Posted on Oct 17, 2022My Dumb Little Brain Is Completely Blown After Seeing These 20 Absolutely Fascinating Pictures For The First TimeI have no idea how I went my whole life without knowing this stuff.by Dave StoperaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. The Sphinx...has a tail!!! Janek / Getty Images/iStockphoto Ain't that neat. 2. This is how big Ukraine is compared to the United States: thetruesize.com 3. This is what a peeled lime looks like: I peeled a lime from mildlyinteresting 4. Hammerhead sharks look absolutely terrifying in x-ray form: Adam Summers / Via adamsummers.org 5. Speaking of terrifying, this is what an x-ray of a pregnant dog looks like: Agency-animal-picture / Getty Images My goodness. 6. This right here is a vaquita, one of the most endangered animals in the world: NOAA Fisheries According to the NOAA, "less than 20 vaquitas remain in the wild." 7. The presidents on Mount Rushmore were originally planned to look like this: Vintage Images / Getty Images Big giant hands. 8. This is what a polar bear's paw-print looks like compared to a human hand: U.S. Fish and Wildlife / Via blm.gov 9. This man, Paul Karason, had his skin turn permanently blue after spending years ingesting colloidal silver: Nbc Newswire / NBC Newswire / NBCUniversal via Getty Images He claimed it cured many of his health problems, including arthritis and acid reflux. 10. This is what the US-Canada border looks like in Idaho: Canadian-Us Border In Northern Idaho. They Cut Down All The Trees Along The Border To Mark It. from interestingasfuck 11. And this is what it looks like in Washington state: Here is what the American-Canadian border looks like from interestingasfuck 12. Eels...well, eels are absolutely frightening: A hoard of eels from Damnthatsinteresting 13. The barcode was apparently invented in North Carolina: Building I worked in was the birthplace of the Barcode from mildlyinteresting 14. This is how big a blue whale's heart is compared to a human-being: Picture Alliance / picture alliance via Getty Images That right there is a real-deal, plastinated whale heart, too. Not a model. 15. Bottles of soda looks adorable before they get blown up: What a litre bottle of soda looks like before compressed air is added. from Damnthatsinteresting 16. Fire extinguishers don't always have to be round: This unusually shaped fire extinguisher from mildlyinteresting 17. Babies can be born with extra "fingers" that are easily removed post-birth: My son was born with an “extra” finger from mildlyinteresting 18. It's possible to build buildings from top to bottom: the building in Detroit being built from the top down from mildlyinteresting This is done by a company called LIFTBuild, and it's apparently can be cheaper than the traditional method. 19. There are trains in the Czech Republic that let you crack open a cold one: Some trains in the Czech Republic have in-built bottle openers for passengers. from mildlyinteresting 20. And finally, peeled pumpkin looks straight out of a PS1 game: Pumpkin peels look like low-resolution images from mildlyinteresting Bubsy-ass lookin' pumpkin, right there.