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786. Fact
Diamonds are made of carbon and can burn. If heated up to 80o272c (1,600272f), diamonds turn into graphite.

737. Fact
The sloth moves so slow algae can grow unhinderred on it. That is why its skin is sometimes green.

7851. Fact
Neptune was the first planet in our solar system to be discovered by mathematics

4656. Fact
According to the U.S. Bureau of the Census, the most common job in the United States in the 1890s was a farmer. Today, it' a salesman.

10734. Fact
In 1953, racecar driver Tim Flock raced at Nascar with a monkey in the seat beside him

1802. Fact
It is possible to see a rainbow at night!

14799. Science Facts
An unusual form of drug abuse is licking cane toads. They make a slime containing a drug which produces hallucinations (strange experiences or visions). People in some parts of Australia and the USA have started licking the toads to enjoy the drug.

5970. Fact
Heineken beer is designed to 'foam'for exactly five minutes.

379. Fact
Grant of pardon or exemption from prosecution to political importance.

1809. Fact
It takes a person 15 to 20 minutes to walk once around the Pentagon.

13275. Invention
Invention : tissue, toilet
Year : 1857
Inventor : joseph gayetty
Country : us.

6157. Fact
In 1994, 7-Eleven coined the term brain freeze. The word was developed to explain the feeling people get when drinking a Slurpee.

13583. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 2000
Name : zhores i. alferov
Country : russia.
Name : herbert kroemer
Country : germany.
Name : jack s. kilby
Country : united states.

15426. Waterfall
Waterfall : feather
Location : california
Height : 195 metres.

7365. Fact
It s a common practice in southern India for a man to marry his elder sister s daughter.

1923. Fact
Milk is heavier than cream.

11. Fact
Facial hair grows faster than any other hair on the body.

8894. Fact
The 1st performance of Handel's Messiah was on April 13, 1742 at the New Music rooms in Fishamble St., Dublin. Because of the demand for space, the men were asked not to wear their swords and the ladies not to wear hooped skirts.

9494. Fact
Just about 3 people are born every second, and about 1.3333 people die every second. The result is about a 2 and 2/3 net increase of people every second. Almost 10 people more live on this Earth now, than before you finished reading this.

597. Fact
Your spinal marrow measures approximately 17 inches in length and only weighs about 1 ounce.

3670. Fact
Only 23% of New Zealand families have more than two children

12888. India - Heritage
Heritage : somnath temple, gujarat
legendary temple believed built by 'moon god'. it treasures ransacked by mahmud ghazni seven times. it was also destroyed by aladding khilji and aurangzeb, and every time it was rebuilt.

4117. Fact
Henry Ford produced the model T only in black because the black paint available at the time was the fastest to dry.

6056. Fact
When the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers play football at home to a sellout crowd, the stadium becomes the state's third largest city.

5748. Fact
There are no public toilets in Peru.

7689. Fact
Police dogs were first used in 1816 in Scotland.

12658. Food Facts
In the Samoan Islands, the intestines of sea cucumbers are sold in jars, steeped in sea water. The sea cucumber is a slithery, tube-like animal and not a cucumber at all. When it's cooked, it is called a sea slug.

3055. Fact
All of the clocks in the movie Pulp Fiction are stuck on 4:20

4176. Fact
The most common injury in bowling is a sore thumb.

7609. Fact
Cimeti?re du P?re Lachaise located in Paris is the most visited cemetery in the world. The cemetery opened in 1805 and has over one million people buried there, including rock star Jim Morrison

7270. Fact
About 25% of people in the world report that they are monogamous.

6747. Fact
The average human breathes about 700,000 cubic inches of air every day.

12542. Food Facts
An American delicacy called headcheese, similar to British brawn, is made by cooking a whole cow or pig head into a mush and letting it cool into a jelly-like mass.

3368. Fact
There are 1,218 peanuts in a single 28 ounce jar of Jif peanut butter.

9222. Fact
In Bhutan government policy is based on Gross National Happiness; thus most street advertising is banned, as are tobacco and plastic bags.

46. Fact
Babies are always born with blue eyes.

6234. Fact
The Great Lakes contain 6 quadrillion gallons of fresh water, one-fifth of the world's fresh surface water. The Great Lakes are the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world.

14915. Scientific Instruments & Appliances
Scientific Instruments & Appliances
is a type of hydrometer used to determine the concentration of salt solutions by measuring their densities.

13912. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1986
Name : dudley herschbach
Country : united states
Name : yuan t. lee
Country : united states
Name : john c. polanyi
Country : canada.

10654. Fact
Eliminates static cling from pantyhose. Rub a damp, used sheet of Bounce over the hose.

13851. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1920
Name : walther h. nernst
Country : germany.

5635. Fact
More than 100 pizza box-related patents have been issued since 1976.

12466. Famous
Famous for : one of the longest palaces in spain.

10993. Book
Book : ancient mariner
Author : samuel taylor coleridge.

7038. Fact
The first US consumer product sold in the Soviet Union was Pepsi-Cola.

12034. Book
Book : view from the un
Author : u thant.

8415. Fact
In Chillicothe, Ohio it is illegal to throw rice at weddings.

5114. Fact
Streets in Japan do not have names.

10006. Fact
An average city dog lives approximately three years longer than an average country dog

7424. Fact
The famous aphrodisiac 'Spanish Fly'is made from dried beetle remains.

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