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The most popular jelly belly jellybean flavour is buttered popcorn
Kangaroos can't walk backwards.
English novelist Arnold Bennet drank a glass of water in a Paris Hotel to prove it was safe. He died two months later of Typhoid.
Bill Gates' first business was Traff-O-Data, a company that created machines which recorded the number of cars passing a given point on a road.
Maine is the toothpick capital of the world.
Cranberries are one of just 3 major fruits native to North America. Blueberries and Concord grapes are the other two.
Maggots will only eat flesh if it is dead. For this reason, they are often used to remove the burnt skin from severe burn patients.
On average, Guinness sells 7 million glasses of beer a day
October 1st is the official Coffee Day in Japan.
Men generally prefer that their semen be swallowed rather than spit out because it provides a feeling of acceptance.
A killer whale s heart beats 30 times a minute under water, 60 times a minute on the surface.
13523. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1937
Name : clinton j. davisson
Country : united states.
Name : sir george p. thomson
Country : great britain.
In Albania, nodding your head means no and shaking your head means yes.
In the movie Babe, the piglet was played by over 30 different piglets they outgrew the part so quickly during the production of the film
Take your height and divide by eight. That’s how “tall” your head is.
Underground is the only word in the English language that begins and ends with the letters und.
Unlike other spiders that sit passively in their web, wolf spiders are hunters, actively stalking their prey.
14889. Scientific Instruments & Appliances
Scientific Instruments & Appliances
is a technical device designed to find instantaneous solutions of huge and complex calculation based on the information already fed.
Island : ireland
Location : west of great britain
Area : 82,460.00 sq. km.
Book : koraner nari
Author : taslima nasreen.
According to Scandinavian traditions, if a boy and girl eat from the same loaf of bread, they are bound to fall in love
1513. Body Facts
The weight of ashes from the average cremated human body is 4 kilograms (9 pounds).
It takes six months to build a Rolls Royce...and 13 hours to build a Toyota.
When Heinz ketchup leaves the bottle, it travels at a rate of 25 miles per year.
Stag beetles have stronger mandibles than humans.
obesophobia : fear of gaining weight.(pocrescophobia).
Ketchup was sold in the 1830's as medicine.
Cashew nut shells contain oil that is extremely irritating to human skin.
Sports Illustrated has the largest sports magazine circulation
6795. Animal Facts
Newly discovered monster of the deep, Dakosaurus, was 4 metres (almost 14 feet) long, and had a head like a meat-eating dinosaur but the flippers and tail of a fish. Luckily, it died out 135 million years ago!
The germans unmasked several american spies during the second world war by studying how they ate. The americans cut their steaks in smaller pieces before they ate them.
Happy Birthday was the first song to be played in outer-space.
The dye used to stamp the grade on meat is edible. It's made from grape skins.
8021. Animal Facts
Bird parents eat food for their babies, fly back to the nest and vomit up the meal into the babies' open beaks.
13513. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1925
Name : james franck
Country : germany.
Name : gustav hertz
Country : germany.
A healthy individual releases 3.5 oz. of gas in a single flatulent emission, or about 17 oz. in a day.
A statement on oath for use as evidence in legal proceedings.
Higher tides in the ocean caused by the sun and the moon together. When the sun, the earth and the moon are positioned in a straight line.
Book : fine balance
Author : rohinton mistry.
India has the most post offices of any country with 280,181.
Elvis Presley got a 'C' in his eighth grade music class.
Primary name : gibraltar
Sobriquet : the key of the mediterranean.
The population of the American colonies in 1610 was 350.
Apples are actually part of the rose family.
Whenever people accidentally trip over themselves whilst walking, they automatically go into 'survival mode' and try to pretend like they meant it (eg. they start into a jog). How hilarious is it watching someone do that?!
12646. Food Facts
Small songbirds cooked and eaten whole have been so popular in Italy that many types have been wiped out completely.
13487. Name Change
Old name : sam
Changed name : thailand.
10879. Body Facts
The botfly lays its eggs on a mosquito, and they hatch when the mosquito bites someone.The maggot grows for six weeks in a lump under the persons' skin called a warble until it pops out when it's fully grown.
Waterfall : tugela
Location : natal, south africa
Height : 410 metres.
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Book : returning to the source
Author : acharya rajneesh.