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8811. Fact
18% of an Americans income is spent on transportation

7965. Fact
Any free moving liquid in outer space will form itself into a sphere, because of its surface tension

8580. Fact
The sound you hear when you macho people crack your knuckles is actually the sound of nitrogen gas bubbles bursting.

2271. Fact
The average garden variety caterpillar has 248 muscles in its head.

12638. Food Facts
In Sweden, people make dumplings from flour, reindeer blood and salt.

7510. Fact
The universe is so vast in relation to the matter it contains that it can be compared in the following way: A building 20 miles long, 20 miles wide and 20 miles high that contains 1 grain of sand.

3931. Fact
If Barbie were life-size her measurements would be 39-23-33.She would stand seven feet two inches tall and have a neck twice the length of a normal humans neck.

1323. Fact
Approximately 25,000 workers died during the building of the Panama Canal, and approximately 20,000 of them contracted malaria and yellow fever.

11629. Book
Book : leaves of grass
Author : walt whitman.

15449. Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Sanctuary : sultanpur lake bird sanctuary
Place : gurgaon
State : haryana.

4288. Fact
The world's largest rodent is the Capybara. An Amazon water hog that looks like a guinea pig, it can weigh more than 100 pounds.

3868. Fact
Eating parsley after eating an onion can help in getting rid of onion breath

13537. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Physics
Year : 1954
Name : max born
Country : great britain.
Name : walter bothe
Country : germany.

14225. Phobia
Phobia :
genuphobia : fear of knees.

13907. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1981
Name : kenichi fukui
Country : japan.
Name : roald hoffmann
Country : united states.

12365. Element
Element : radium
Symbol : ra
Atomic no. : 88
Melting Point (deg c) : 700
Boiling Point (deg c) :
Discoverer : pierre and marie curie (1898)

10754. Fact
There are 24 known perfect numbers. These are numbers that equal the sum of all its divisors except itself. For instance, six is the lowest of these numbers is divisible by 1, 2, or 3 and 1+2+3=6. The largest of the known perfect numbers has 12,003 digits.

6569. Fact
The flag of the Philippines is the only national flag that is flown differently during times of peace or war. A portion of the flag is blue, while the other is red. The blue portion is flown on top in time of peace and the red portion is flown in war time.

5890. Fact
Those San Francisco cable cars are the only mobile national monuments.

7490. Fact
Because metal was scarce; the Oscars given out during World War II were made of plaster

6342. Fact
In Vermont it is illegal to paint landscapes in times of war.

6052. Fact
Every continent begins and ends in the same letter. eg AfricA, EuropE

10869. Body Facts
The Binderwur tribe in India used to kill and eat sick and old people to please their goddess Kali.

1837. Fact
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was secretly a chain smoker.

1888. Fact
Maine is the toothpick capital of the world.

13085. Invention
Invention : dry cleaning
Year : 1855
Inventor : jean baptiste jolly
Country : france.

11586. Book
Book : kapal kundala
Author : bankim chandra chatterjee.

11464. Book
Book : honest thief and other stories
Author : fyodor dostoevsky.

9082. Fact
In proportion, if Jupiter were a basketball, then the sun would be the size of the Louisiana Super Dome

10001. Fact
The revenue that is generated from gambling is more than the revenue that comes from movies, cruise ships, recorded music, theme parks, and spectator sports combined

7985. Fact
Coco Chanel started the trend for sun tans in 1923 when she got accidentally burnt on a cruise.

13899. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Chemistry
Year : 1973
Name : ernst otto fischer
Country : germany
Name : geoffrey wilkinson
Country : great britain.

781. Fact
One of the first mobile phones with a battery smaller than a bag was the nmt900 phone curt, from ericsson. It weighed 1.6 pounds and you could talk on it for 12 minutes.

15446. Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife Sanctuary : ranganthittoo bird sanctuary
Place : sawai madhopur
State : rajasthan.

7567. Fact
Mummy powder was once thought to be a cure for all remedies. English men used to carry the powder with them in a tiny bag wherever they went

22. Fact
The largest internal organ is the small intestine.

9828. Fact
Italians in Italy consume a million and a half tons of spaghetti every year.

11693. Book
Book : mayor of casterbridge
Author : thomas hardy.

4835. Fact
A foal is a baby horse.

12253. Discovery
Discoverer/Inventor : albrecht von haller (switzerland)
Year : 1757-66

12897. India - National Park
India - National Park : bannarghata national park
Place : bangalore
State : karnataka.

10880. Body Facts
Air you swallow, and gas released from food as you digest it, comes out as a burp or a fart which one depends on how far through your intestines it has got.

5757. Fact
Every eleven years the magnetic poles of the sun switch. This cycle is called Solarmax.

2457. Fact
The number of births that occur in India each year is higher than the entire population of Australia.

11136. Book
Book : childhood
Author : maxim gorky.

7391. Fact
The hottest chile in the world is the habanero.

9888. Fact
Pretzels were originally invented for Christian Lent.

12539. Food Facts
In Cambodia, giant grilled spiders are a popular street snack.

4404. Fact
Bird droppings are the chief export of Nauru, an island nation in the western Pacific.

9835. Fact
Fossilized bird droppings are one of the chief exports of Nauru, an island nation in the Western Pacific

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