18 May 2011 Home » Cool Facts • Educational Facts • Facts For Kids • General Facts » Some facts about Orange Some facts about Orange Posted in Cool Facts, Educational Facts, Facts For Kids, General Facts By Plato P. On May 18, 2011 You will have to eat 7 cups of cornflakes to get the same amount to fiber you would get from one medium orange! Eat oranges and stay young! Oranges are high in antioxidants, which neutralize the effects of free radicals, unstable oxygen molecules in your body, believed to cause aging and some diseases. Navel oranges are named that because of the belly-button formation opposite the stem end. The bigger the navel in an orange, the sweeter it will be. When is a ripe orange green? When it’s a Valencia! Sometimes warm weather causes the skin to regreen, or reabsorb chlorophyll, giving it a greenish color. But it will still taste great. After chocolate and vanilla, orange is the world’s favorite flavor. Christopher Columbus brought the first orange seeds and seedlings to the New World on his second voyage in 1493. VN:F [1.9.22_1171]please wait...Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast) Pin ItMorePrintEmailDiggShare on Tumblr Tags:cornflakes, facts about orange, flavor, fruit, juice, medicine, orange, pulp About Author obscurant1st I am Plato, but most of you might be knowing me by the name xpl0iter. I am a person who is interested in almost everything related to technology and computers. I hope to give you some interesting and cool facts. Related Posts The Most Amazing Pictures of Mars The World Has Ever Seen A few things you never think about till its mentioned Fact – A day is longer than a year on Venus.