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7853. Fact
In 1894, the carnival made its debut in North America

12587. Food Facts
Durian is a fruit the size of a football, covered in spikes, that smells like rotting meat. It's supposed to taste good, though!

14588. Place
Place : jahaz mahal
Location : mandu, m.p.(city of joy).

14708. River
River : ural
outflow : caspian sea
length : 2,533.00

14059. Phobia
Phobia :
ancraophobia : fear of wind. (anemophobia).

13133. Invention
Invention : kevlar
Year : 1965
Inventor : stephanie kwolek
Country : us.

10255. Fact
Bubble gum contains rubber

7341. Fact
Nearly 80 percent of all sudden cardiac arrests happen at home.

6868. Fact
A cockroach can change directions up to 25 times in a second

6038. Fact
Napoleon made his battle plans in a sandbox.

6681. Fact
The longest reign in the history of the world was that of Pepi II of the sixth Egyptian dynasty. He ruled from the age of 6 until his death at age 94.

773. Fact
If you keep a living goldfish in a completely dark room, it will eventually turn white.

9585. Fact
Women are four times more likely to have foot problems than men

6724. Fact
Adolphe Sax invented the saxophone in 1846.

4882. Fact
The Hawaiian alphabet has only 12 letters.

6049. Fact
The height of the Eiffel Tower in France varies, depending on the temperature, by as much as 6 inches.

6999. Animal Facts
When an opossum is threatened, it plays dead it lies still, its tongue hanging out, excretes faeces on itself and oozes green slime that smells of rotting flesh.

10619. Fact
Milk chocolate was invented in Switzerland by David Peter in 1876

12984. Invention
Invention : aerosol can
Year : 1926
Inventor : erik rotheim
Country : norway.

5806. Fact
If you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib. If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die.

1803. Fact
It it illegal to eat oranges while bathing in California

11098. Book
Book : bread, beauty and revolution
Author : khwaja ahmed abbas.

15309. Unit
Unit : pound per square inch (psi)
Formula :
in si : 6894.757293
si unit : kg/m*sec2(pa)
in cgs : 68947.57293
cgs unit : g/cm*sec2
Category : pressure.

11223. Book
Book : death of a patriot
Author : r.e. harrington.

5662. Fact
In Oklahoma, people who make ugly faces at dogs may be fined and/or jailed.

1916. Fact
Mexico's east coast is sinking into the sea at the rate of one to two inches per year.

6873. Fact
The last thing Elvis Presley ate before he died was four scoops of ice cream and 6 chocolate chip cookies

11680. Book
Book : marriage and morals
Author : bertrand russell.

6326. Fact
In 1900, Queen Victoria sent her New Year's greetings to the British troops stationed in South Africa during the Boer War in the form of a specially molded chocolate bar.

7266. Fact
The first telephone book was one page long and had only 50 names in it.

13262. Invention
Invention : tea bag
Year : early 1900s
Inventor : thomas sullivan
Country : us.

11359. Book
Book : food, nutrition and poverty in india
Author : v.k.r.v. rao.

8392. Fact
The bloodhound is the only animal whose evidence is admissible in an American court.

4826. Fact
It is impossible to get water out of a rimless tire.

8601. Fact
A mole can dig a tunnel 300 feet long in just one night.

3125. Fact
Every day, over 1,300 babies are born prematurely in the USA

7702. Animal Facts
Some leeches can suck enough blood in one meal to keep them alive for nine months.

4414. Fact
Whales can never focus both their eyes on the same object at once.

2079. Fact
Only only continent without reptiles or snakes is Antarctica.

9086. Also known as
Original name : tanguturi prakasam
Also known as : andhra kesari

10497. Fact
The official definition of a desert is any land that where more water evaporates than is acquired through precipitation.

13464. Name Change
Old name : combodia
Changed name : kampuchea.

715. Fact
The zipper would not have become the success it did if it hadn't been for world war one. Originally, it wasn't used on clothing but on money belts that the amercian solders brought to europe.

6215. Fact
Touching and stroking a plant will aid in it growing healthy

9610. Fact
Latte is the Italian word for milk. So if you request a latte' in Italy, you'll be served milk.

5934. Fact
Alfred Hitchcock directed the first talking film ever made in England. It was called "Blackmail" and was made in 1931.

1472. Fact
Cows can't vomit.

6923. Fact
The sound of E.T. walking was made by someone squishing her hands in Jello.

5366. Fact
The first product Motorola started to develop was a record player for automobiles. At that time, the most known player on the market was Victrola, which Motorola got their name from.

10781. Fact
Dissolves soap scum from shower doors. Clean with a used sheet of Bounce.

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