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9968. Fact
People still cut the cheese shortly after death

6474. Fact
Rats and horses can't vomit.

1885. Fact
Mailing an entire building has been illegal in the U.S. since 1916 when a man mailed a 40,000-ton brick house across Utah to avoid high freight rates.

7290. Fact
The only jointless bone in your body is the hyoid bone in your throat.

6411. Fact
Ivory bar soap floating was a mistake. They had been mixing the soap formula causing excess air bubbles that made it float. Customers wrote and told how much they loved that it floated, and it has floated ever since

6174. Fact
Kittens are born both blind and deaf.

15174. Unit
Unit : abohm
Formula :
in si : 1.00E-09
si unit : ohm
in cgs : 1
cgs unit : abohm
Category : electric_resistance.

123. Fact
The first coast-to-coast telephone line was established in 1914.

11995. Book
Book : the agenda-indide the clinton white house
Author : bob woodward.

3378. Fact
In Rochester, Michigan, anyone bathing in public must have his or her bathing suit inspected by a police officer.

11860. Book
Book : poison belt
Author : sir arthur conan doyle.

6310. Fact
Joseph Gayetty is credited for inventing toilet paper in 1857. Unfortunately, his invention failed and did not catch on until ten years later

1. Fact
Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 miles per hour.

8797. Fact
Pinocchio is Italian for "pine eye".

9382. Fact
Native Americans used to use pumpkin seeds for medicine

11943. Book
Book : ritu samhara
Author : kalidas.

5691. Fact
Cheetahs are the fastest land animal and can reach speeds up to 72mph

4787. Fact
Before 1859, baseball umpires were seated in padded chairs behind home plate.

10951. Book
Book : afghanistan: mullah, marx and mujahid
Author : r.h. magnus & eden naby.

11923. Book
Book : reflections on the frence revolution
Author : edmund burke.

5065. Fact
Benjamin Franklin was offended about putting a bald eagle as the national bird because he thought that other people were trying to make fun of him, since he was bald

732. Fact
Production suffered a severe catastrophe one-day while filming diamonds are forever. Unexpectedly, all of the tropical fish in the aquarium died. The solution was to freeze the fish and suspend them in the tank from invisible thread that could be moved; making them appear alive.

8603. Fact
The word MOW can be read the same way upside-down, hence the word ambigram. Many other words can be written differently using special characters of writing to make the word appear the same way from different points.

8743. Fact
A toaster uses almost half as much energy as a full-sized oven.

13542. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1959
Name : owen chamberlain
Country : united states.
Name : emilio g. segree
Country : united states.

8687. Fact
The naked recreation and travel industry has grown by 233% in the past decade

12563. Food Facts
Spider wine, from Cambodia, is actually rice wine – the spiders are added later.

14034. Phobia
Phobia :
achluophobia : fear of darkness.

6395. Fact
In 1789, Morocco became the first country to recognize the United States.

4632. Animal Facts
Cat urine glows in the dark (but it has to be very dark, if you're thinking of testing it).

13129. Invention
Invention : irradiation, food
Year : 1905
Inventor : -
Country : us/uk.

4055. Fact
Crocodiles never outgrow the pool in which they live.

9557. Fact
The word nerd was first coined by Dr. Suess in the book If I Ran to the Zoo.

2488. Fact
The Pacific island of Nauru’s economy is almost entirely based on bird droppings.

3620. Fact
Nazi leader Adolf Hitler had only one testicle.

11768. Book
Book : nelson mandela: a biography
Author : martin meredith.

5484. Fact
Ohio is listed as the 17th state in the U.S., but technically it is Number 47. Until August 7, 1953, Congress forgot to vote on a resolution to admit Ohio to the Union.

7517. Fact
Gerald Ford, George Bush, Tommy Lasorda, Ted Koppel, John F. Kennedy Jr., Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama are all left handed.

1392. Fact
Bob Dylan's real name is Robert Zimmerman.

2666. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : satyajit ray
film director, oscar winner
Year : 1992
Region : west bengal.

13534. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1951
Name : sir john d. cockroft
Country : great britain.
Name : ernest t. s. walton
Country : ireland.

13888. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1962
Name : john c. kendrew
Country : great britain
Name : max f. perutz
Country : great britain.

14020. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 2004
Name : wangari muta maathai
Country : kenya.

11169. Book
Book : conservationist
Author : nadine gordimer.

10828. Fact
It was discovered on a space mission that a frog can throw up. The frog throws up its stomach first, so that the stomach is dangling out of it's mouth. Then the frog uses its' forearms to dig out all of the stomach's contents and then swallows the stomach back down again.

9648. Fact
In 1988, the largest ice cream sundae in history was made. It was made in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and weighed in at over 24 tons

6653. Animal Facts
The banded tenrec, a kind of hedgehog from Madagascar, sometimes eats so many worms, bugs and slugs that it makes itself sick.

3440. Fact
Basketball great Wilt Chamberlain never fouled out of a game.

10474. Fact
When the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers play football at home, the stadium becomes the third largest city in the state.

11277. Book
Book : durgesh nandini
Author : bankim chandra chatterjee.

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