8333. Fact
More than 10% of the world's salt is used to de-ice American roads.

8334. Fact
The safety pin was patented in 1849 by Walter Hunt. He sold the patent rights for $400.

8335. Fact
B & D is an acronym for bondage and dominance, or bondage and discipline.

8336. Fact
The skin of the average woman weighs 3 kilograms, while that of the average man weighs 5 kilograms

8337. Fact
There are orange peels and raisins in A-1 Steak Sauce.

8338. Fact
The most recycled product in the world is the automobile.

8339. Fact
The giraffe has the highest blood pressure of any animal.

8340. Fact
The tip of a 1/3 inch long hour-hand on a wristwatch travels at 0.00000275 mph

8341. Fact
3000 children die every day in Africa because of malaria

8342. Fact
The name 'Intel' stems from the company's former name, 'Integrated Electronics'.

8343. Fact
A snake charmer in Bangladesh once found 3,500 poisonous cobras and their eggs hidden underneath the floors of two suburban homes

8344. Fact
The eight most popular foods to cause food allergies are: milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, soy, tree nuts, fish, and shellfish

8345. Fact
The bubbles in Guiness beer sink to the bottom rather than float to the top as in other beers.

8346. Fact
There were approximately 2,228 people on board the Titanic when it sank. Of this, only 706 people survived

8347. Fact
Starfish have no brains.

8348. Fact
There is a member of the spider family called the demodex folliculorum that lives at the root of people's eye lashes. It's harmless and normal.(so they claim). To look for them, grab a handful of your eyelashes and dunk them in warm water. They'll start swimming out. It is prevalent in nearly 100% of old people in the U.S.

8349. Fact
A killer whale s heart beats 30 times a minute under water, 60 times a minute on the surface.

8350. Fact
Womens'hearts beat faster than mens'.

8351. Fact
The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is over 9000 years old.

8352. Fact
The first drug to be sold in the form of a tablet is Aspirin

8353. Animal Facts
Many leeches produce a pain-killer so that you don't notice you have been bitten unless you actually see the leech.

8354. Fact
Grapes are grown around the world more than any other fruit

8355. Fact
There are places in Saskatchewan called Elbow, Eyebrow, and Drinkwater

8356. Fact
Tobacco contains over 50 chemicals that can cause cancer

8357. Fact
Watching television can act as a natural painkiller for children

8358. Fact
The earth's rotation is slowing down at a rate of one second per century. The gravity from the sun and moon are creating tidal friction on the earth that are acting as brakes on planet's spin.

8359. Fact
The dumbest domesticated animal is the turkey.

8360. Fact
On average, the life span of an American dollar bill is eighteen months

8361. Fact
The sun has an expected lifetime of about 11 billion years.

8362. Fact
Prosopagnosia refers to the inability to identify people by their faces. In severe cased prosopagnosia a person may not be able to identify themselves in a mirror

8363. Fact
The shore of the Dead Sea in Israel-Jordan is 1312 feet (400 meter) below sea level.

8364. Fact
A headache and inflammatory pain can be reduced by eating 20 tart cherries

8365. Fact
Sandra Bullock is allergic to horses.

8366. Fact
Light travels at the rate of 186,200 miles a second.

8367. Animal Facts
Some leeches have three mouths, with up to a hundred teeth.

8368. Fact
The faster a kangaroo hops, the less energy it burns.

8369. Fact
The average stay for a prisoner on Alcatraz, when it was used as a prison, was five years

8370. Fact
In 1938, Cliquot Club ginger ale was the first soft drink to be canned

8371. Fact
In the year 2000, Pope John Paul II was named an 'Honorary Harlem Globetrotter.'"

8372. Fact
An average human drinks about 16, 000 gallons of water in a lifetime.

8373. Fact
Men can read smaller print than women.

8374. Fact
The number one cause of blindness in adults in the United States is diabetes

8375. Fact
In just one drop of liquid, 50 million bacteria can be present

8376. Fact
The largest baseball card collection, 200,000 cards, is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

8377. Fact
Half of all Americans live within 50 miles of their birthplace.

8378. Fact
The state of Utah used to be submerged under water and to this day brine shrimp can still be found in rain-filled hollows under rocks and boulders.

8379. Fact
Bourbon was first made by a Baptist minsister from Bourbon County in Kentucky in 1789. That is where it got its name

8380. Fact
There are approximately 13,000 identifiable varieties of roses throughout the world.

8381. Fact
On average it takes a shark seven days to replace a tooth

8382. Fact
Humans blink over 10,000,000 times a year.



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