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Book : eugenie grandet
Author : honore de balzac.
Book : adventures of huckleberry finn
Author : mark twain.
Unit : light year (ly)
in si : 9.46E+15
si unit : m
in cgs : 9.46E+17
cgs unit : cm
Category : distance_length.
The word nerd was first coined by Dr. Suess in the book If I Ran to the Zoo.
Squids move through the ocean using a jet of water forced out of the body by a siphon
Odontophobia is the fear of teeth
The collecting of Beer mats is called Tegestology.
Whale hunting is strictly prohibitted throughout the entire state of Oklahoma.
The Canandian province of New Brunswick had a bloodless war with the US state of Maine in 1839.
14936. Scientific Instruments & Appliances
Scientific Instruments & Appliances
is an instrument to measure potential difference between two points.
Book : passage to india
Author : e.m. forster.
From the age of thirty, humans gradually begin to shrink in size
The longest reign in the history of the world was that of Pepi II of the sixth Egyptian dynasty. He ruled from the age of 6 until his death at age 94.
Compound : baking powder
Chemical Name : sodium bicarbonate
Chemical Formula : nahco3.
Wild Bill Hickok was killed playing poker, holding two pairs aces and eights, which has become known as "Dead Man's Hand."
The average bank teller loses about $250 every year
In 1693, the postage rate of a letter was determined by how much light went through the letter. The less the light went through the letter the more expensive the rate would be. This technique was referred to as candling
A mid term election to fill a seat rendered vacant.
Abe Lincoln's mother died when the family dairy cow ate poisonous mushrooms and Ms. Lincoln drank the milk.
Cow is a Japanese brand of shaving foam
A Citreon 2CV with an oil leak once travelled 500 miles through Italy after its gearbox was filled with bananas.
Before toilet paper was invented, French royalty wiped their bottoms with fine linen.
Primary name : burma (mayanmar)
Sobriquet : the land of the golden pagoda.
The average life expectancy of a kangaroo in captivity is 7 years.
In 1948 and 1950 the oldest ears of popping corn were discovered. They were located in the Bat Cave of west central New Mexico. They ranged in size from smaller than a penny to approximately two inches, and were about 4,000 years old
Book : and through the looking glass
Author : lewis carroll.
The Prudential Life Insurance Company in USA stopped using their slogan Own A Piece Of The Rock after Rock Hudson died of AIDS and many jokes where made about him and the slogan.
13727. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Literature
Year : 1938
Name : parl s. buck
Country : united states.
The New York Stock Exchange started as a coffee shop.
100 years ago: the first virus was found in both plants and animals.
In Alabama it is illegal to stab yourself to gain someone's pity.
Nobody is quite sure how big Pluto is, what kind of atmosphere it has, or what it is made of!
The world famous opera house in sydney, australia was designed by the danish architect jrn utzon. It's covered with over one million white ceramic tiles, manufactured by the swedish company hgans.
Ostriches stick their heads in the sand to look for water.
2382. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : purushottam das tandon
freedom fighter, educationist
Year : 1961
Region : uttar pradesh.
The study of twins is known as gemellology
Book : north
Author : seamus heanev.
Top corporate executives take separate planes in case one crashes.
A toothbrush within 6 feet of a toilet can get airborne bacteria from flushing .
The United States produces 3,145,892,000,000 kilowatt hours of electricity every year. That's over three times the amount of the second-highest producing country, Russia.
14668. Research center
Research center : indian rare earths, ltd.,
Place : alwaye.
You inhale about 700,000 of your own skin flakes each day.
10891. Body Facts
The mental disorder called ‘walking corpse' disease leads people to believe parts of their body are missing or that they are dead.
NASA scientists have concluded that the state of California is moving north and will collide with the state of Alaska in roughly 150 million years
Thomas Watson, who was the chairman of IBM in 1943 predicted that their would probably only be a world market for five computers.
A giant squid has eyes that can grow up to 20 inches in diameter.
Tigers' paw prints are called pug marks.
dextrophobia : fear of objects at the right side of the body.
Brazil produces the most oranges in the world
Sayings and Quotations
101 Ideas to Impress Girls
Bruce Trademill Test
National Flags Quiz Game
Car Maintenance Tips
101 Reasons to Get Married
13870. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1944
Name : otto hahn
Country : germany.