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Milk is heavier than cream.
5654. Animal Facts
Crows are one of the few larger creatures that will eat rotting and putrid flesh.
The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue. (Relative to size)
Of all the words in the English language, the word set has the most definitions.
Canada's new flag, with its maple leaf design, was unfurled in 1965 in Ottawa.
Flushable toilets were in use in ancient Rome.
In 1920, 57% of Hollywood movies billed the female star above the leading man. In 1990, only 18% had the leading lady given top billing.
The waste produced by one chicken in its lifetime can supply enough electricity to run a 100-watt bulb for five hours
14863. Science Facts
Air conditioning systems are home to lots of nasty bacteria. And because they pump the same air around a building again and again, they are one of the best ways of spreading diseases to everyone in the building.
4254. Bharat Ratna
Bharat Ratna : jawaharlal nehru
first prime minister, freedom fighter, author.
Year : 1955
Region : uttar pradesh.
From all the oxygen that a human breathes, twenty percent goes to the brain
The average person is about a quarter of an inch taller at night.
polyphobia : fear of many things.
An official appointed by the president to investigate public complaints against ministers and high officials.
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
The slowest growing finger nail is on the thumb nail and the fastest growing is the finger nail on the middle finger
He created an artificial gene and deciphered genetic code. He was awarded nobel prize for medicine in 1968.
The state of Florida is bigger than England!
15442. Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Sanctuary : mudumalai sanctuary
Place : nilgiris
State : tamil nadu.
Americans eat nearly 100 acres of pizza every day - that's approximately 350 slices per second!.
At 300 pounds, William Howard Taft was the only US President to get stuck in the White House bathtub
To lose one pound of fat, a person has to burn approximately 3,500 calories
In Britain, The Red Lion is the most common name for a pub
Means openness. Term used for reforms introduced in russian society by m.gorbachov.
Tomatoes were originally though to be poisonous.
A recent study at Harvard has shown that eating chocolate can actually help you live longer!
14008. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Peace
Year : 1992
Name : rigoberta menchu
Country : guatemala.
The tip of the hour hand on your watch travels at a speed of 0.00000275 miles per hour.
14866. Science Facts
If you flush the toilet without putting the seat down, a fine aerosol spray of urine and faeces flies into the air of the bathroom – and some lands on your toothbrush.
We blink 25 times a minute.
In Hong Kong, a betrayed wife is legally allowed to kill her cheating adulterous husband but she may only do so with her bare hands.
To take an oath, ancient Romans put a hand on their testicles&that's where the word testimony comes from.
12193. Country - Industries
Country : taiwan
Industries : camphor, rice.
The designated instrument for the city of Detroit is the accordion
Book : biographia literaria
Author : samuel taylor coleridge.
indian national science academy
Place : new delhi.
Approximately 40% of the U.S. paper currency in circulation was counterfeit by the end of the Civil War.
Book : leaves of grass
Author : walt whitman.
There are about 72 million worldwide users visiting adult web sites monthly.
The first domain name ever registered was Symbolics.com on March 15, 1985.
The largest animal ever seen alive was a 113.5 foot, 170-ton female blue whale.
Invention : particle accelerator
Year : 1929
Inventor : sir john douglas cockcroft, ernest thomas sinton walton
Country : ireland/uk.
'Able was I ere I saw Elba' is a palindrome written by Napoleon
The Angel falls in Venezuela are nearly 20 times taller than Niagara Falls.
There are an estimated 2,500 collisions between birds and planes each year in the US
pellagrophobia : fear of pellagra.
Babies are, pound for pound, stronger than an ox.
Native Americans used to use pumpkin seeds for medicine
There are at least two words in the English language that use all of the vowels, in the correct order, and end in the letter Y: abstemiously and facetiously.
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The earth is presently inhabited by 1.4 million species of animals and 500,000 species of plants.