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6531. Fact
On average, half of all false teeth have some form of radioactivity.

6532. Fact
The reason firehouses have circular stairways is from the days when the engines were pulled by horses. The horses were stabled on the ground floor and figured out how to walk up straight staircases

6533. Fact
In 1975, it cost only $180,000 to produce an hour-long TV drama.

6534. Fact
Running cold water over the onion and the knife will keep you from crying when you cut it, because water neutralizes the chemical that makes you cry.

6535. Fact
The average male loses his virginity at age 16, while the average female loses her virginity at age 17.

6536. Fact
The world record for time without sleep is 264 hours ( ~11 days) by Randy Gardner in 1965

6537. Fact
It is possible to lead a cow up stairs, but not down.

6538. Fact
When the Pez mint dispenser was first introduced it was meant to replace the activity of smoking

6539. Fact
Annually a thousand people are killed by scorpions in Mexico

6540. Fact
The International Space Station weighs about 500 tons and is the same size as a football field.

6541. Fact
In North Andover, Massachusetts citizens are prohibitied from carrying 'space guns.'

6542. Fact
The abbreviation Xmas for the word Christmas is of Greek origin. Since the word for Christ in the Greek language is Xristos, which starts with the letter X, they started putting the X in place of Christ and came up with the short form for the word Christmas

6543. Fact
The largest cell in the human body is the female ovum, or egg cell. It is about 1/180 inch in diameter. The smallest cell in the human body is the male sperm. It takes about 175,000 sperm cells to weigh as much as a single egg cell.

6544. Fact
A regulation baseball has exactly 108 stitches

6545. Fact
The only food that cockroaches wont eat are Cucumbers.

6546. Fact
There are approximately 45 billion fat cells in an average adult

6547. Fact
often mistaken for hunger.

6548. Fact
On average, a person will spend about five years eating during his or her lifetime.

6549. Fact
John F. Kennedy was buried without his brain after it was lost during the autopsy.

6550. Fact
In Winston-Salem, North Carolina, it is against the law for children under seven years of age to go to college.

6551. Fact
The hair of men's beards are about as strong as copper wire of the same dimensions.

6552. Fact
One in every 9000 people is an albino.

6553. Fact
The average adult guinea pig weighs 2 pounds.

6554. Fact
Saffron, made from the dried stamens of cultivated crocus flowers, is the most expensive cooking spice.

6555. Fact
God is not mentioned once in the book of Esther.

6556. Fact
If you spray an antiseptic spray on a polar bear, its fur will turn purple

6557. Fact
Ancient Chinese artists would never paint pictures of women's feet.

6558. Fact
The numbers 111 222 333 444 555 666 777 888 999 are all multiples of 37.

6559. Fact
Orville Wright was involved in the first aircraft accident. His passenger, a Frenchman, was killed.

6560. Fact
Olives, which grow on trees, were first cultivated 5,000 years ago in Syria

6561. Fact
In the 1800s, the Chinese believed that strangling a man was less sever a punishment than beheading because the body would not be permanently disfigured.

6562. Fact
The name Snickers for the popular candy bar was named after a horse that the Mars family owned

6563. Fact
The first museum in Moscow that was set up in 1791 was the Natural History Laboratory at Moscow University. This later was changed to the Zoological Museum

6564. Fact
Researchers have discovered that women adjust their menstrual cycles when exposed to the scent of a male underarm.

6565. Fact
Not all polar bears hibernate; only pregnant females polar bears do

6566. Fact
Many people in parts of China eat insects. Some common insects are bean worms, scoprions, and locusts.

6567. Animal Facts
A shark can taste blood over a kilometre (about half a mile) away.

6568. Fact
There are more than 250,000 rivers in the United States, which amounts to 3.5 million miles of rivers

6569. Fact
The flag of the Philippines is the only national flag that is flown differently during times of peace or war. A portion of the flag is blue, while the other is red. The blue portion is flown on top in time of peace and the red portion is flown in war time.

6570. Fact
Polar bears can eat as much as ten percent of their body weight in less than one hour

6571. Fact
Owls are one of the only birds who can see the color blue.

6572. Animal Facts
A mosquito can drink one and a half times its own weight in blood at a single meal.Yuk!

6573. Fact
In 1892, Italy raised the minimum age for marriage for girls to 12.

6574. Fact
The first programme shown on BBC2 was Play School

6575. Fact
There was a time in Japan where a wife being left handed was a ground for divorce

6576. Fact
Canadian researchers have found that Einstein's brain was 15% wider than normal.

6577. Fact
A word or sentence that is the same front and back (racecar, kayak) is called a palindrome.

6578. Animal Facts
Bone-eating zombie worms live on the decaying bodies of dead whales. They have no gut, but bore deeply into the bones. Microbes inside the worms digest chemicals sucked out of the bones.

6579. Fact
Only 15% of men shave their privates.

6580. Fact
There are about 450 types of cheese in the world. 240 come from France.

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