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8145. Animal Facts
The slime eel or hagfish feeds on dead and dying fish at the bottom of the sea. It goes into its victim through the mouth or eye socket and eats it away from the inside, leaving only a bag of skin and bones.

14073. Phobia
Phobia :
apotemnophobia : fear of persons with amputations.

8276. Fact
Every second, 8000 Coca-Cola Company products are consumed in the world

6106. Fact
In his youth, United States president George W. Bush used to play for the Midland (Texas) Central Little League. He played the position of the catcher

10626. Fact
In ancient Rome it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a crooked nose.

12450. Famous
Walling wall
Famous for : part of the western wall of the temple court in jerusalem. part of the wall, probably dates from the time of solomon, is regarded by both jews and moslems as one of special sanctity.

1696. Fact
In 1946, the first TV toy commericial aired. It was for Mr. Potato head.

3627. Fact
Iceland has no railway system or army.

1470. Fact
Cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: $6,400

11137. Book
Book : children of gabelawi
Author : naquib mahfouz.

2240. Fact
The "L.L." in L.L. Bean stands for Leon Leonwood.

11683. Book
Book : man for all seasons
Author : robert bolt.

799. Fact
R2-d2, the popular robot from the star wars movies, is called c1-p8 in the italian movie versions.

4648. Fact
Koalas have twin thumbs.

5723. Fact
Althaiophobia is the fear of marshmallows

8. Fact
Information travels at different speeds within different types of neurons.

10409. Fact
Bees can communicate with other bees by dancing. Their dance can alert other bees as to which direction and the distance nectar and pollen is located

15488. World Record Facts
The most poisonous fish in the world is the stone fish.Treading on its spines causes a painful death in 20 minutes.

13619. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physiology or Medicine
Year : 1933
Name : thomas h. morgan
Country : united states.

10679. Fact
The word trivia comes from the Latin trivium which is the place where three roads meet, a public square. People would gather and talk about all sorts of matters, most of which were trivial.

6571. Fact
Owls are one of the only birds who can see the color blue.

13926. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 2000
Name : alan j. heeger
Country : united states
Name : alan g. macdiarmid
Country : united states - new zealand
Name : hideki shirakawa
Country : japan.

612. Fact
In quentin tarantino's film pulp fiction, all the watches show twenty minutes past four o'clock. It is suggested that this is a reference to the inventor of lsd, albert hoffman, who took his first lsd trip on april 19, 1943 at 4:20 pm.

13180. Invention
Invention : parachute, modern
Year : 1797
Inventor : andre-jacques garnerin
Country : france.

5102. Fact
Keeping your car tuned up is a good way to save on gas. A car that is tuned up is 9% more efficient on gasoline.

2312. Fact
The chances of you dying on the way to get your lottery tickets is greater than your chances of winning.

14218. Phobia
Phobia :
frigophobia : fear of cold or cold things.(cheimaphobia, cheimatophobia, psychrophobia).

5191. Fact
In many of the milk ads that are shown, a mix of thinner and white paint is used instead of milk

2148. Fact
Rain contains vitamin B12.

4144. Fact
There is a 6-foot tall stone monument dedicated to the cartoon character Popeye in Crystal City, TX. .

10592. Fact
There are over 100 styles of BluBlocker sunglasses available on the market

6944. Fact
Pilgrims did not eat with forks. They only used spoons, knives and their fingers

6440. Fact
One barrel of petroleum holds 42 gallons

11088. Book
Book : bliss was it in that dawn
Author : minoo masani.

14484. Phobia
Phobia :
snakephobia : fear of snakes. (ophidiophobia).

4475. Fact
The name Reebok was named after the African Gazelle

6618. Animal Facts
Sharks will eat almost anything. The stomachs of dead sharks have been found to contain bits of boats and vehicles and even a knight in armour.

14495. Phobia
Phobia :
stasibasiphobia or stasiphobia : fear of standing or walking. (ambulophobia).

4236. Fact
On average, 35 meters of hair fibre is produced on the adult scalp

6269. Fact
Trees that are near street lights do not shed their leaves as fast as a tree that is in the country

7988. Fact
The first British ship to use the SOS distress signal was the Titanic

677. Fact
A five-month-old fetus has more hair on its back than an adult gorilla.

11081. Book
Book : black holes and baby universes
Author : stephen hawking.

1779. Fact
Indoor pollution is 10 times more toxic than outdoor pollution.

4952. Fact
Only two people signed the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, John Hancock and Charles Thomson. Most of the rest signed on August 2,but the last signature wasn't added until 5 years later.

9532. Fact
The USS Abraham Lincoln has five gymnasiums on the ship and a basketball league with 22 teams

11695. Book
Book : mein kampf
Author : adolf hitler.

13671. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physiology or Medicine
Year : 1988
Name : gertrude b. elion
Country : united states.
Name : george h. hitchings
Country : united states.
Name : sir james black
Country : great britain.

4999. Fact
All swans in England are the property of the queen or king

14150. Phobia
Phobia :
cometophobia : fear of comets.

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