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940. Fact
Most of the dust in your home comes from your own dead skin cells.

9691. Also known as
Original name : s. sathyamurthi
Also known as : firebrand of south india

1694. Fact
In 1897, Bayer, who is the maker of Aspirin, marketed the drug heroin.

2741. Fact
Wilma Flintstone's maiden name was Wilma Slaghoopal, and Betty Rubbles' maiden name was Betty Jean Mcbricker.

2817. Fact
The longest game of Monopoly played underwater is 45 days

9179. Fact
In the Great Fire of London in 1666, only six people were killed

6864. Fact
Producer Paul Maslansky was on the set of The Right Stuff when a bus from the local police academy rolled up. After a bunch of freaks walked off, a sergeant explained that the mayor had forced the department to loosen its acceptance standards. Not too long afterwards, Police Academy hit the theaters.

5184. Fact
The dragonfly has not changed over the last 300 million years

14714. River
River : colorado
outflow : gulf of california
length : 2,333.00

9543. Also known as
Original name : adam smith
Also known as : father of economics

3813. Fact
Australian Graham Barker extracted his own belly button fluff every day for 18 years acquiring a record-breaking amount of fluff. He hopes to accumulate enough fluff to stuff a pillow

15379. Vitamin
Vitamin : d (calciferol)
Occurrence : cod-liver oil, liver, milk, yolk, butter, sea fish, herring, champignons, avocado
Lack : bone curvature and softening, increased infection sensitivity, amyasthenia
Daily need : approx. 5 mic g.

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

1806. Fact
It takes 17 muscles to smile, 43 to frown.

2337. Fact
The Earth weighs roughly 6 billion trillion metric tonnes.

4817. Fact
Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, and Jimi Hendrix all died at the young age of 27.

6781. Fact
The stall closest to the door in a bathroom is the cleanest, because it is the least used.

3995. Fact
If all the gold sitting in the oceans and seas were mined, every person on this plant would get about 20 kilograms of gold each.

12432. Famous
Famous for : city and seaport of southern france. famous for silk, wine, olive soap, margarine and candles.

14488. Phobia
Phobia :
somniphobia : fear of sleep.

755. Fact
South africa has eleven main languages, which explains why you can sometimes find really long road signs. Everyone must be able to read them!

9072. Fact
The world s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910.

5046. Fact
For a short distance, the bluefin tuna can swim 50 miles per hour.

5399. Fact
It will also clean road haze from your windshield.

6740. Fact
Robert Todd Lincoln (Abraham Lincoln's oldest son) was in Washington DC during his father's assassination as well as during President Garfield's assassination, and he was in Buffalo NY when President McKinley was assassinated.

13581. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1998
Name : robert b. laughlin
Country : united states.
Name : horst l. stormer
Country : united states.
Name : daniel c. tsui
Country : united states.

4763. Fact
Food is so scarce in the Arctic, that wolves don't waste any part of their meals. A wolf will eat every part of an arctic hare, including the skin, fur, and bones.

8399. Fact
If a person has two thirds of their liver removed through trauma or surgery, it will grow back to the original size in four weeks time

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

2845. Fact
An ostrich egg can make approx. eleven and a half omelets.

2371. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : dr. zakir hussain
former president, scholar
Year : 1963
Region : andhra pradesh.

1782. Fact
Infants spend more time dreaming than adults do.

383. Fact
Bilateral agreement
An agreement between two countries.

14985. Terminology
Terminology :
aeronautics : the science or art of flight.

9378. Fact
Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room

11137. Book
Book : children of gabelawi
Author : naquib mahfouz.

1187. Fact
A manned mission to Mars (called for by the first President Bush) was quietly dropped when someone worked out it would cost $450 billion and would probably kill all the crew.

3578. Fact
Polar bear fur is not white, it's clear.

5316. Fact
The Arctic Tern, which is a small bird, can fly a round trip from the Arctic to the Antarctic and back. This can be as long as twenty thousand miles per year. This is the longest migration for a bird

14031. Phobia
Phobia :
ablutophobia : fear of washing or bathing.

4602. Fact
The word maverick came into use after Samuel Maverick, a Texan refused to brand his cattle. Eventually any unbranded calf became known as a Maverick.

7128. Fact
In Alabama, it is against the law to wear a fake mustache that could cause laughter in the church

4972. Fact
The San Francisco Cable cars are the only mobile National Monuments

11599. Book
Book : kissinger years
Author : t.n. kaul.

2711. Fact
When a female horse and male donkey mate, the offspring is called a mule, but when a male horse and female donkey mate, the offspring is called a hinny.

7608. Fact
2.5 cans of Spam are consumed every second in the United States

1720. Fact
In Ancient Greece, if a woman watched even one Olympic event, she was executed.

4726. Fact
Elephants, lions, and camels roamed Alaska 12,000 years ago.

10962. Book
Book : ajatshatru
Author : jai shankar prasad.

9284. Fact
The most popular treat for Halloween trick-or-treaters are candy bars with Snickers being the most popular

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