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54% of men say that orgies are hot.
New York City has 570 miles of shoreline.
Place : dilwara temple
Location : mt.abu.
7688. Animal Facts
Horn flies attack bulls – as many as 10,000 can land on a bull's back and suck its blood until it dies.
Sports Illustrated has the largest sports magazine circulation
If one pound of spaghetti was layed out in one noodle it would be 300 feet long.
City with the most Rolls Royces per capita: Hong Kong.
Right of a nation deciding its own form of government, its political destiny or independence.
10751. Aircraft id
Aircraft id mark :
Brazil : pp, pt
Children laugh about 400 times a day, while adults laugh on average only 15 times a day.
7785. Animal Facts
Cockroaches breed so fast that if all the young survived and reproduced, there would be 10 million cockroaches from a single pair by the end of a year.
The rate of condom breakage is between 0.4% and 2.3%, while the rate of condom slippage is between 0.6% and 1.3%.
It takes Several hundred thousand years for newly made photons (light) to travel from the core of the sun to it's surface.
10814. Aircraft id
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Algeria : 7t
Urophobia is the fear of urine or urinating
In July 1934, Babe Ruth paid the fan who caught his 700th career home run ball $20 to get it back.
Unit : nanometer (nm)
Formula : 1.00E-09
in si : 1.00E-09
si unit : m
in cgs : 1.00E-07
cgs unit : cm
Category : distance_length.
Book : anna karenina
Author : count leo tolstoy.
August 8th is the start of 'National Pickle Week'
Baby beavers are called kittens.
It took Leonardo Da Vinci 10 years to paint Mona Lisa. He never signed or dated the painting. Leonardo and Mona had identical bone structures according to the painting. X-ray images have shown that there are 3 other versions under the original.
At 188 decibels, the whistle of the blue whale is the loudest sound produced by any animal
Unit : pint (pt)
Formula : 4.73E-04
in si : 0.0004732
si unit : m3
in cgs : 473.2
cgs unit : cm3
Category : volume.
The average American has $104 in their wallet
Other than London, Liverpool is the most filmed British city, and was used to film more than 140 films in 2002
The world record for the number of body piercings on one individual is 702, which is held by Canadian Brent Moffat
12762. History Facts
The Greeks played the game knucklebones with real bones from the knuckles of animals that have cloven feet – like pigs, goats and antelopes.
The largest ice cream sundae was made with 4,667 gallons of ice cream, was 12 feet high and had 7000 pounds of toppings on it. This was made in Anaheim, California in 1985
Blood is such a good stain that Native Americans used it for paint
neophobia : fear of anything new.
13595. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physiology or Medicine
Year : 1903
Name : niels r. finsen
Country : denmark.
A 'jiffy'is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second
A movement violent in character believing in maoism: the term was first used for the peasants of naxalbari (west bengal) who rose against the landlords demanding land for the landless.
Millie the White House dog earned more than 4 times as much as President Bush in 1991. And, rightfully so
Women end up digesting most of the lipstick they apply.
7566. Animal Facts
If one vampire bat is too ill to leave the cave, another will suck blood all night then come home and vomit it up over the poorly bat so it doesn't miss out on a meal.
The name Jeep comes from "GP", the army abbreviation for General Purpose.
Ancient Egyptian priests would pluck every hair from their bodies.
River : yellow (hwang ho)
outflow : gulf of chihli
length : 4,667.00
Money isn't made out of paper, it's made out of linen.
Invention : american sign language
Year : 1817
Inventor : thomas h. gallaudet
Country : us.
13977. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 1958
Name : georges pire
Country : belgium.
Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds; dogs only have about ten.
14731. Science Facts
In 1986, 92 people were killed in Bangladesh by giant hailstones weighing up to 1 kilogram (2 pounds 3 ounces) each.
Bill Gates donated close to $100 million to fight AIDS in India. As a percent of his total wealth, this would be comparable to him donating ten cents if he only had $60
Element : germanium
Symbol : ge
Atomic no. : 32
Melting Point (deg c) : 938.25
Boiling Point (deg c) : 2833
Discoverer : winkler (1886)
Book : an apology for idlers
Author : robert louis stevenson.
The herring is the most widely eaten fish in the world. Nutritionally its fuel value is that equal to that of a beefsteak.
Book : geeta govind
Author : jaya dev.
How Do You Feel about Yourself?
101 Ideas to say I Love You to your Wife
101 Reasons to Get Married
Free Water Deficit
13932. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 2006
Name : roger d. kornberg
Country : united states.