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12637. Food Facts
A traditional dish in London is eels boiled and served cold in jelly.

1196. Fact
A piece of paper can be folded no more than 9 times.

7884. Fact
Lake Nicaragua boasts the only fresh-water sharks in the entire world

5708. Fact
All clams start out as males; some decide to become females at some point in their lives.

5058. Fact
An Athens legislator named Solon passed a law in the 6th century that let fathers sell their fornicating daughters into slavery.

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

463. Fact
S.n. Bose
He expounded the bose einstein theory which deals with the detection of a group of nuclear particles - named after him 'boson'. His contribution to planck's law is laudable.

4095. Fact
Amtrak is the combination of the words American and Track

13592. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 2009
Name : charles k. kao
Country : united kingdom - china.
Name : willard s. boyl
Country : united states.
Name : george e. smith
Country : united states.

827. Fact
Kissing is not only nice. It's also good for your teeth! It's because when you kiss, your mouth produces saliva and saliva helps protect against dental plaque.

9654. Fact
Antarctica is visited by over 10,000 tourists a year.

9524. Fact
Botanically a rhubarb is a vegetable. It was changed to a fruit in 1947 by a U.S. Custom Court

2336. Fact
The Earth spins beneath you at between 1,000 - 1,600 kilometres an hour, depending on where you are.

3610. Fact
Until 1857, any foreign coins made of precious metal were legal tender in the United States.

9887. Fact
In ancient Egypt, doctors used jolts from the electric catfish to reduce the pain of arthritis

15435. Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Sanctuary : dachigam sanctuary
Place : srinagar
State : jammu & kashmir.

4845. Fact
Ants never sleep

1048. Body Facts
An Indian man known as Snake Manu can put small snakes, including deadly cobras, into his mouth and pass them out through his nose.

9897. Fact
There are more chickens in the world than people.

14699. River
River : indus
outflow : arabian sea
length : 2,897.00

13346. Loudness
Loudness :
Breathing : 10 db

8183. Fact
If the average person had started counting the moment they were born and continued counting, without stopping, until they turned 65 years old, they still would not have counted to a billion.

12568. Food Facts
The Roman emperor Nero kept a ‘glutton' – an Egyptian slave who ate everything he was given to eat, including human flesh.

13250. Invention
Invention : stock ticker
Year : 1867
Inventor : edward a. calahan
Country : us.

4408. Fact
In a six-pack of soda the cans cost more to make than the drink.

9600. Fact
Parma ham is only Parma ham if it is made in the Parma region of Italy. The British chain supermarket Asda, made and packaged its own Parma ham and was successfully sued by the real Parma ham people (Parma Ham Trade Association)

2812. Fact
About 70 percent of Americans who go to college do it just to make more money

3479. Fact
The first recipe for a lasagna type dish was found to be from a British cookbook in the 14th century. Therefore, Italians were not the first ones to come up with the popular dish as believed

13199. Invention
Invention : post-it notes
Year : mid-1970s
Inventor : arthur fry (3m)
Country : us.

12415. Famous
Famous for : an island where napoleon was born.

13486. Name Change
Old name : salisbury
Changed name : harare.

14113. Phobia
Phobia :
bromidrosiphobia or bromidrophobia : fear of body smells.

14275. Phobia
Phobia :
isolophobia : fear of solitude, being alone.

13805. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Economics
Year : 1979
Name : theodore w. schultz
Country : united states.
Name : sir arthur lewis
Country : great britain.

1659. Fact
If you are bitten by a poisonous snake, and fail to receive medical attention, you still have a 50% chance of survival.

13235. Invention
Invention : ski, snow
Year : c. 2000-3000 bc
Inventor : -
Country : sweden, finland, norway.

7938. Fact
Red wine will spoil if exposed to light; hence tinted bottles

3763. Fact
Arabic numerals are not really Arabic; they were created in India.

4432. Fact
The name for Oz in The Wizard of Oz was thought up when the creator, Frank Baum, looked at his filing cabinet and saw A-N, and O-Z, hence Oz.

5330. Fact
Brazil is the largest producers of oranges in the world

9166. Fact
The average flea can jump up to 350 times its own length. To match that a human would have to jump 1,000 feet.

10889. Body Facts
A scab forms because cells in your blood called platelets make a very thin fibre that traps other blood cells and holds them in a layer that dries out over a scratch or cut.

5382. Fact
The Ancient Greek women made a type of cheek blush by painting their cheeks with herbal pastes which was made out of crushed berries and seeds

9640. Fact
¥ Termites eat wood twice as fast when listening to heavy metal music.

6971. Fact
No piece of square dry paper can be folded more than 7 times in half.

13998. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 1982
Name : alva myrdal
Country : sweden.alfonso garcia robles
Country : mexico.

11691. Book
Book : mati matal
Author : gopinath mohanty.

5922. Fact
Apple pits contain cyanide.

12761. History Facts
Slaves sometimes had to fight to the death in a Roman arena.To make sure they weren't just pretending to be dead, they could be prodded with a red-hot poker and hit on the head with a huge hammer.

22. Fact
The largest internal organ is the small intestine.

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