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13453. Name and Location
Name and Location : manitoba, canada
Area : 4,706.00 sq. km.

13251. Invention
Invention : stove, electric
Year : 1896
Inventor : william hadaway
Country : us.

3736. Fact
In Italy, espresso is considered so essential to daily life that the price is regulated by the government.

7902. Fact
Howler monkeys are the noisiest land animals. Their calls can be heard over 2 miles away.

10345. Aircraft id
Aircraft id mark :
South Africa : zs, zt, zu

14900. Scientific Instruments & Appliances
Scientific Instruments & Appliances
is an instrument used to compare the magnetic moments and fields.

12645. Food Facts
In the Philippines, chicken heads may be made into stew or barbecued whole.

9644. Fact
The world camel population is close to 19 million

10265. Fact
In October 1973, Swedish sweet maker Roland Ohisson of Falkenberg was buried in a coffin made of nothing but chocolate

1034. Fact
If a flea was a human being, it would be able to jump 1000 feet straight up in the air.

4249. Fact
A diet high in fat is said to impede memory

1274. Fact
All polar bears are left-handed.

6949. Fact
The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing.

3576. Fact
An average adult produces about half a liter of flatulent gas per day, resulting in an average of about fourteen occurrences of flatulence a day.

12471. Food Facts
Soft ice-cream of the type sold in ice-cream vans is given its slithery smoothness by an extract of seaweed.

13628. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physiology or Medicine
Year : 1945
Name : ernst b. chain
Country : great britain.
Name : sir alexander fleming
Country : great britain.
Name : sir howard w. florey
Country : great britain.

15007. Terminology
Terminology :
bionomics : the study of the relation of an organism to its environments.

15398. Volcano
Volcano : semeru
country : indonesia (java)
date of last notified eruption : 1976

12464. Famous
Elysee palace
Famous for : official residence of the president of france. it was the venue of paris peace parleys on vietnam.

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

15501. World Record Facts
Garry Turner of the UK can stretch a flap of skin away from his body to a length of 15.8 centimetres (6.25 inches). He has a medical condition that affects his skin making it super-elastic.

2518. Fact
The saying "it's so cold out there it could freeze the balls off a brass monkey" came from when they had old cannons like ones used in the Civil War. The cannonballs were stacked in a pyramid formation, called a brass monkey. When it got extremely cold outside they would crack and break off... Thus the saying.

1648. Fact
If China imported just 10% of it's rice needs- the price on the world market would increase by 80%.

8716. Fact
Sharks are so powerful that their bite can generate a force of up to 18 tons per square inch

4957. Fact
The only MLB team to have both its city's name and its team name in a foreign language is the San Diego Padres.

4806. Fact
The saying, "It's all fun and games until someone loses an eye" is from Ancient Rome. The only rule during wrestling matches was, no eye gouging, eveything else was allowed.

6901. Fact
The electric automobile self-starter was invented to make it possible for women to drive without a companion, who was previously needed to crank the engine.

3145. Fact
The reason most mosquito bites itch is because mosquitoes inject saliva into the persons skin before they suck your blood. They take it out once they are done, but if they are forced to fly away, they don't get a chance to draw the saliva out. And it is their saliva that causes the itch.

14481. Phobia
Phobia :
sinistrophobia : fear of things to the left or left-handed.

13493. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1904
Name : john w. strutt
Country : great britain.

13966. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 1944
Name : international red cross
Country : .

13160. Invention
Invention : mobile home
Year : 1919
Inventor : glenn h. curtiss
Country : us.

9677. Fact
In Quebec, Canada, an old law states that margarine must be a different colour than butter

1400. Fact
By 3,000 B.C. there were at least six different types of beer in Egypt.

10002. Fact
To have your picture taken by the very first camera you would have had to sit still for 8 hours.

7134. Fact
The barn owl has one ear higher than the other. The left ear is higher and points downward to hear sounds from below it, while the right ear is lower and pointed upward to pick up sounds from above.

12298. Element
Element : calcium
Symbol : ca
Atomic no. : 20
Melting Point (deg c) : 842
Boiling Point (deg c) : 1484
Discoverer : davy (1808)

2998. Fact
Chained dogs are 3 times more likely to bite than unchained dogs.

10736. Fact
Every drop of seawater contains approximately 1 billion gold atoms.

9887. Fact
In ancient Egypt, doctors used jolts from the electric catfish to reduce the pain of arthritis

9425. Also known as
Original name : giovanni baccaccio
Also known as : father of the novel

13466. Name Change
Old name : ceylon
Changed name : sri lanka.

8554. Fact
The estimated weight of the Great Pyramid of Egypt is 6,648,000 tons.

10174. Fact
There are approximately 10 million bricks in the Empire State Building.

14344. Phobia
Phobia :
mycophobia : fear or aversion to mushrooms.

13724. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Literature
Year : 1934
Name : luigi pirandello
Country : italy.

5201. Fact
State with the highest percentage of people who walk to work: Alaska

7468. Fact
If someone were to capture and bottle a comet's 10,000-mile vapor trail, the amount of vapor actually present in the bottle would take up less than one cubic inch of space.

7002. Fact
Ancient Egyptian women used to wear perfume cones made of wax that would melt in the heat letting out a nice fragrance

12239. Discovery
Genes Associated With Cancer
Discoverer/Inventor : robert weinberg and others (u.s.a)
Year : 1982

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