Published : 2014-12-20 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago
19 Awesome amazon facts
Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random amazon facts.
1. You can buy canned Unicorn meat on Amazon for $10.99!
2. The Amazon is home to an estimated 390 billion trees and 16, 000 diverse tree species.
3. Amazon is nearly 20 years into the business and continues to barely break even in finances.
4. You can buy a UFO detector from Amazon for $94.95.
5. Unused iPod Classics are going for more than $500 on Amazon.
6. The Amazon River spews so much fresh water into the Atlantic that surface water can be drinkable up to 200 miles from shore
7. If you buy something on Amazon and the price goes down within 30 days, you can email them and they will refund how much the price went down.
8. Amazon’s profits for its entire existence are still less than what ExxonMobil takes home every 2.5 weeks. $AMZN $XOM
9. Sand from the Sahara desert is blown by the wind all the way to the Amazon and fertilizes the rainforest by recharging its minerals.
10. An undercover investigation concluded that Amazon warehouse workers are at higher risk of mental and physical illness.
11. The Amazon "pickers" that find your order in the warehouse walk about 13 miles in one 10 hour shift.
12. Bull sharks can swim in freshwater; they’ve been found as far as 2600 miles up the Amazon River.
13. The CIA uses Amazon Cloud Services.
14. Amazon has been estimated to alter its prices more than 2.5 million times daily.
15. Amazon uses tiny robots in their warehouses that search for items, collect them and bring them to the shipping station.
16. Porn sites get more visitors each month than Netflix, Amazon and Twitter combined.
17. Amazon offers its employees up to US$5, 000 to quit their jobs – They do this to ensure that their employees really want to work there.
18. 10 of the tributaries flowing into the Amazon river are as big as the Mississippi river.
19. The Amazon rainforest produces more than 20% the world's oxygen supply.