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10295. Fact
The smallest man ever was Gul Mohammed (1957-1997) of India, who measured 1 feet, 10? inches

7773. Fact
The reason why golf balls have dimples on them is because it helps in the ball to move a farther distance by reducing drag

423. Fact
Right of voting in political elections.

8660. Fact
Earthworms have five hearts

9078. Fact
Semen is usually white or grey, but can occasionally appear yellowish.

14474. Phobia
Phobia :
selachophobia : fear of sharks.

5442. Fact
Florida's beaches lose 20 million cubic yards of sand annually.

6884. Fact
Mario, of Super Mario Bros. fame, appeared in the 1981 arcade game, Donkey Kong. His original name was Jumpman, but was changed to Mario to honor the Nintendo of America's landlord, Mario Segali.

6443. Fact
The United States Treasury Department maintains a fund known as The Conscience Fund, which accepts money sent in anonymously by taxpayers who think they've cheated the government. The money is used for miscellaneous expenses.

11221. Book
Book : death in venice
Author : thomas mann.

14064. Phobia
Phobia :
angrophobia : fear of anger or of becoming angry.

14176. Phobia
Phobia :
dextrophobia : fear of objects at the right side of the body.

8418. Fact
The original name for butterfly was flutterby

194. Fact
The earth's average velocity orbiting the sun is 107,220 km per hour.

2804. Fact
About half of all Americans are on a diet on any given day.

8853. Fact
The expression three dog night originated with the Eskimos and means a very cold night so cold that you have to bed down with three dogs to keep warm.

10576. Fact
Business.com is currently the most expensive domain name sold for $7.5 million

5765. Fact
The only father and son to hit back-to-back home runs in a major league baseball game: Ken Griffey, Jr., and his father, Ken Griffey, Sr., both of the Seattle Mariners in a game against the California Angels on September 14th, 1990.

11883. Book
Book : pride and prejudice
Author : jane austen.

9659. Fact
The letter J does not appear anywhere on the periodic table of the elements

1839. Fact
Jimmy Carter is the first U.S. President to have been born in a hospital.

13578. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1995
Name : martin perl
Country : united states.
Name : frederick reines
Country : united states.

11158. Book
Book : common sense
Author : thomas paine.

2764. Fact
You are born with 300 bones but only have 206 after reaching adulthood.

1985. Fact
Natural gas has no smell. The odor is artificially added so that people will be able to identify leaks and take measures to stop them.

4555. Fact
In ancient Greece the custom of allowing a condemned man to end his own life by poison was extended only to full citizens. Condemned slaves were instead beaten to death.

12708. History Facts
At banquets, the Gauls used to award the legs of roast animals to the bravest warriors. Sometimes fights to the death resulted from the squabbles over who should get them.

15019. Terminology
Terminology :
cosmogony : the science of the nature of heavenly bodies.

14164. Phobia
Phobia :
cynophobia : fear of dogs or rabies.

2606. Fact
Their are only two types of pig: American and European

1429. Fact
Cat's urine glows under a blacklight.

371. Fact
Tax imposed on articles coming inside a city.

7756. Fact
Early sewing machines were destroyed by mobs or workers who felt their jobs were threatened by automation

2157. Fact
Research indicates that plants grow healthier when they are stroked.

13782. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Literature
Year : 1997
Name : dario fo
Country : italy.

8978. Fact
Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete.

339. Fact
Land covered with natural grass.

511. Fact
The average age for a porsche owner is 49 while that of a harley davidson owner is 52.

12970. Institution
National Laboratory / Research Institution
central leather research institute
Place : chennai, t.n.

2451. Fact
The name of the girl on the Statue of Liberty is Mother of Exiles

6770. Fact
The only popcorn museum in the world is lcoated in Marion, Ohio, USA

4973. Fact
Whale hunting is strictly prohibitted throughout the entire state of Oklahoma.

2365. Fact
The first TV commercial: a Bulova watch ticking onscreen for exactly 60 seconds.

9501. Fact
One of the reasons marijuana is illegal today is because cotton growers in the '30s lobbied against hemp farmers (they saw it as competition).

7681. Fact
The only South East Asian country that has never been colonized by a Western Power is Thailand

3462. Fact
BDSM is an acronym for bondage-dominance & sado-masochism.

5385. Fact
The first jet engine was invented by Frank Whittleof of England in 1930.

3377. Fact
The first subway system in America was built in Boston, Massachusetts in 1897.

12141. Compound
Compound : potash ash
Chemical Name : potassium carbonate
Chemical Formula : k2co3.

11670. Book
Book : major barbara
Author : george bernard shaw.

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