Almonds are a member of the peach family.
Almonds are members of the peach family.
Almost is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.
Aluminum used to be more valuable than gold!
1283. Body Facts
More than 100 million micro-organisms live in your mouth at any time.
Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate every second.
Americans did not commonly use forks until after the Civil War.
Americans eat 12 billion bananas each year.
Americans eat nearly 100 acres of pizza every day - that's approximately 350 slices per second!.
Americans will spend more on cat food this year than baby food.
Americans will spend more on cat food this year than baby food.Rudyard Kipling refused to write with anything other than black ink.
Among older men, vanilla is the most erotic smell.
An 'aglet' is the plastic or metal tip of a shoelace.
An airplane mechanic invented Slinky while he was playing with engine parts and realized the possible secondary use for the springs.
An American urologist once bought Napoleon's penis for $40,000.
An animal epidemic is called an epizootic.
An apple, onion, and potato all have the same taste. The differences in flavor are caused by their smell. To prove this you can pinch your nose and take a bite from each. They will all taste sweet.
An average adult produces about half a litre of flatulent gas per day, resulting in an average of about fourteen occurrences of flatulence a day.
An average head has between 100,000 - 150,000 hairs.
An eagle can attack, kill, and carry away an animal as large as a small deer.
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Godfrey Hill, from the UK, has ten complete fingers and two thumbs, and has been accused of being an alien or the Messiah.
An egg will float if placed in water in which sugar has been added.
An estimated 405,000 U.S. houses still lack indoor plumbing.
1303. Body Facts
The energy from the food you need in one day is just enough to heat four teaspoons of water from freezing point to boiling.
An object weighing 100 pounds on Earth would weight just 38 pounds on Mars.
An ostriche's eye is bigger than its brain
An ostrich's eye is bigger than it's brain.
1307. Body Facts
There is enough sulphur in a human body to kill all the fleas on a dog.
An ostrich's eyes are bigger than its brain.
An ounce of platinum can be stretched 10,000 feet.
Ancient Romans at one time used human urine as an ingredient in their toothpaste.
Annually, the amount of garbage that is dumped in the world's oceans is three times the weight of fish that is caught from the oceans.
Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.
1315. Body Facts
If you try to stop yourself from throwing up by closing your mouth, the vomit will just come out of your nose.
1316. Body Facts
Electric signals from the brain can continue for 37 hours after death.
Apples are more efficient than caffeine in keeping people awake in the morning.
Approx. 25,200 umbrellas are lost each year on the London transit system
Approximately $25 million is spent each year on lap dances in Las Vegas.
1321. Body Facts
The scabies mite burrows inside your skin making long tunnels and causing horrible itching.
Approximately 16 Canadians have their appendix removed when not required everyday
Approximately 25,000 workers died during the building of the Panama Canal, and approximately 20,000 of them contracted malaria and yellow fever.
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In Scandinavian countries, people used to burn children's first teeth when they fell out in case witches found them and used them to cast an evil spell on the child.
Approximately 70 percent of the earth is covered by water. Only 1 percent of this water is drinkable.
Aprrox. 5,600 umbrellas are lost each year on the Toronto transit system
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Benefits of Gooseberry
Gooseberry is the richest source of Vitamin C which is responsible to increase immunity. With increased immune system body is resistance towards common disease like flu, cough and also prevent infections. Amla oil can be used for massaging the head which helps in preventing premature greying of hairs and promotes sound sleep. Amla oil can be made by soaking few dried amla in coconut or sesame oil for a few days; then filter it and use as a regular oil.