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8784. Fact
In 1986, a drunk fan got into a pace car at Talladega Superspeedway, and started joyriding on the track in front of a nationwide audience. The police cruisers who had to chase him around the track were not amused when they caught and arrested him

5374. Fact
In one gram of soil, about ten million bacteria live in it

4174. Fact
In the 20th century, over three million people have died from earthquakes

2116. Fact
Picasso's full name was Pablo Diego Jose Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno Maria de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santisima Trinidad Ruiz Picasso.

13014. Invention
Invention : bikini
Year : 1946
Inventor : louis reard
Country : france.

8368. Fact
The faster a kangaroo hops, the less energy it burns.

11629. Book
Book : leaves of grass
Author : walt whitman.

13448. Name and Location
Name and Location : vanern, sweden
Area : 5,545.00 sq. km.

8858. Fact
Irish Wolfhound dogs have a short lifespan and live about 7-8 years

14338. Phobia
Phobia :
molysmophobia or molysomophobia : fear of dirt or contamination.

4936. Fact
The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV were Fred and Wilma Flintstone.

582. Fact
Another more complicated word for squinting is "strabismus".

7814. Fact
The silkworm moth has lost the ability to fly ever since it has been domesticated

13408. Mountain
Mountain : disteghil sar i
Height : 7,884 mts.
Range : karakoram
Conquered on : 9-jun-60.

6051. Fact
One third of the electricity produced on earth is used to power electric light bulbs.

518. Fact
The odds of dying while falling out of bed are 1 in 2 million.

13260. Invention
Invention : tampon, cotton
Year : 1931
Inventor : earle cleveland haas
Country : us.

11913. Book
Book : rare glimpses of the raj
Author : pran nevile.

6803. Fact
Lacrosse was invented by American Indians.

7732. Fact
Babies who wear disposable diapers are five times more likely to develop diaper rash than those that wear cotton diapers

11698. Book
Book : momories of hope
Author : charles de gaulle.

9570. Fact
Is bottled water worth it? 'Evian'spelled backwards is 'naive'.

13961. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 1934
Name : arthur henderson
Country : great britain.

6870. Fact
A fetus develops fingerprints at eighteen weeks.

2694. Fact
Vaccines contain formaldehyde, ethylene glycol (antifreeze), phenol (disinfectant / pesticide), and aluminum.

1560. Fact
Farmers in England are required by law to provide their pigs with toys!

8692. Fact
The average elephant produces 50 pounds of dung each day.

7403. Fact
The most disliked vegetable by Americans is Brussels sprouts

1478. Fact
Dating back to the 1600's, thermometers were filled with Brandy instead of mercury.

11873. Book
Book : price of partition
Author : rafiq zakaria.

4350. Fact
The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp (a variety of the marijuana plant) paper.

4983. Fact
No two spider webs are the same.

10325. Fact
Decaffeinated coffee is not 100% caffeine free. When coffee is being decaffeinated, 2% of the caffeine still remains in it

8395. Fact
If you yelled for 8 years, 7 months, and 6 days, you would have produced enough energy to heat a cup of coffee.

29. Fact
Scientists have counted over 500 different liver functions.

13636. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physiology or Medicine
Year : 1953
Name : sir hans a. krebs
Country : great britain.
Name : fritz a. lipmann
Country : united states.

117. Fact
The longest cells in the human body are the motor neurons. They can be up to 4.5 feet (1.37 meters) long and run from the lower spinal cord to the big toe.

11701. Book
Book : meri rehen meri manzil
Author : krishna puri.

7255. Fact
The average human head weighs about eight pounds

7880. Fact
Men can read smaller print than women can; women can hear better.

5246. Fact
Each of the suits on a deck of cards represents the four major pillars of the economy in the middle ages: heart represented the Church, spades represented the military, clubs represented agriculture, and diamonds represented the merchant class.

15158. Town - Industry
Town : durgapur
State : west bengal
Industry : steel plant; dry ice.

8171. Fact
There are over 9 million beef and dairy cattle in New Zealand

3878. Fact
The term the whole 9 yards came from W.W.II fighter pilots in the South Pacific. When arming their airplanes on the ground, the .50 caliber machine gun ammo belts measured exactly 27 feet, before being loaded into the fuselage. If the pilots fired all their ammo at a target, it got the whole 9 yards.

2099. Fact
Paper money is not made from wood pulp but from cotton. This means that it will not disintegrate as fast if it is put in the laundry.

13403. Mountain
Mountain : gasherbrum iii
Height : 7,952 mts.
Range : karakoram
Conquered on : 11-aug-75.

7725. Fact
It is common in Israel and Egypt to eat watermelon with feta cheese

13277. Invention
Invention : toilet, flush
Year : c. 1591
Inventor : sir john harington
Country : england.

6729. Fact
Babies who wear disposable diapers are five times more likely to develop diaper rash than those that wear cotton diapers.

10837. Body Facts
In some parts of Africa and on some Pacific islands, people make patterns of raised scars on their skin as a decoration or to show their bravery. The wounds are made with sharp spikes or thorns from plants and often rubbed with special kinds of earth or leaves to created coloured tattoos.

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