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10505. Fact
The period at the end of this sentence can hold 2,000,000 hydrogen atoms.

3613. Fact
In Greene, New York, it is illegal to eat peanuts and walk backwards on the sidewalks when a concert is on.

2874. Fact
The king of hearts is the only king without a moustache on a standard playing card.

2515. Fact
The revolving door was invented in 1888

6400. Fact
At one 'feeding', a mosquito can absorb one and a half times its own weight in blood.

7276. Fact
In a year, the average person walks four miles to make his or her bed

1957. Fact
Most cell phone antennas have no purpose other than to make people believe that flipping up a 2 inch antenna just gave them better reception. They are not connected to any circuitry.

4438. Fact
The first fully working parachute was used in 1787 by Jacques Gernerin who dropped 3,000 feet from a balloon. This was long before the airplane was invented.

9820. Fact
Killer whales (Orcas) kill sharks by torpedoeing up into the shark's stomach from underneath causing the shark to explode.

847. Fact
The koala is loved by children all over the world. But did you know that it's one of the sleepiest animals in the fauna? The koala spends 22 hours every day sleeping.

10147. Fact
We (humans) only use 10% of our brains.

9110. Fact
Frosted Flakes mascot Tony the Tiger has a wife, son (Tony Jr.) and daughter (Antoinette) that were used in early advertising commercials

6505. Fact
In 1960, an estimated 4,000 people were over 100 years old in the U.S. By 1995 the number had jumped to : 55,000.

5205. Fact
Another name for licorice is Sweet Wood or Spanish Juice.

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

3421. Fact
The turkey was once nominated to be the official bird of the United States

3390. Fact
Approximately 115 tons of ocean salt spray enters the earth's atmosphere each second.

1977. Fact
Murphy's Oil Soap is the chemical most commonly used to clean elephants.

9905. Fact
Roman emperors ate flamingo tongues which were considered a delicacy. Also parrotfish livers, and pheasant brains were feasted on

3014. Fact
Goodyear Rubber Company researched and concluded that shoes wear out faster on the right foot than the left.

9577. Fact
The first percussion instrument introduced to an orchestra was the kettledrums, then called the timpani, in the 1600s.

3521. Fact
A mother hen turns her egg approximately 50 times in a day. This is so the yolk does not stick to the shell

5533. Fact
The eyes of an Ostrich are larger than its brain.

2885. Fact
A male moth can smell a female moth from 100 yards away.

3273. Fact
Morphine was given its name in 1803 by the discoverer, a 20 year old German pharmacist named Friedrich Saturner. He named it after Morpheus, the Greek god of dreams.

8522. Fact
The kiwi has nostrils near the tip of its bill that allow it to sniff the ground for food.

2893. Fact
Before the 984 foot high Eiffel Tower was built in 1889, the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. was the tallest building in the world at 555 feet.

3498. Fact
Blue Jays can imitate the calls of hawks

2805. Fact
Approximate number of facial expressions dogs can make: 100.

5812. Fact
In the United States, more Frisbee discs are sold each year than baseballs, basketballs, and footballs combined.

5504. Fact
Apparently 1/3 of people with alarm clocks hit the 'snooze' button every morning, and from 25-34 age group, it is over 1/2.

10785. Fact
The patent number of the telephone is 174465.

6297. Fact
Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger bought the first Hummer manufactured for civilian use in 1992. The vehicle weighed in at 6,300 lbs and was 7 feet wide.

4884. Fact
Smokers are likely to die on average six and a half years earlier than non-smokers.

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

3026. Fact
The condensed water vapor in the sky left behind by jets is called a contrail.

4893. Fact
The original name for butterfly was flutterby.

1408. Fact
Camels' milk can't curdle

7607. Fact
The Iditarod Dogsled Race got its name from Iditarod, a small mining village along the race's route. The race commemorates an emergency operation in 1925 to get medical supplies to Nome, Alaska following a diphtheria epidemic.

9572. Fact
Time magazine's Man of the Year for 1938 was Adolf Hitler.

1223. Fact
A spider's silk is stronger than steel.

8019. Fact
Retail sales for soft drinks in the United States in 2001 were more than sixty billion dollars

7300. Fact
In a year, the average Americans eats approximately 18 pounds of Turkey

9981. Fact
Hydrogen is the most common atom in the universe

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

2840. Fact
The highest point in Pennsylvania is lower than the lowest point in Colorado

2136. Fact
Q. If you were to spell out numbers, how far would you have to go until you would find the letter "A"? A. One thousand

9663. Fact
Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over million descendants.

4541. Fact
Singer Chaka Khan came out with a line of chocolates called Chakalates.

8881. Fact
The average human eats 8 spiders in their lifetime at night

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