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11215. Book
Book : days of my yers
Author : h.p. nanda.

15104. Terminology
Terminology :
photobiology : the branch of biology dealing with the effect of light on organisms.

12208. Desert
Desert : atacama desert
Area : 1,80,000 sq. km.
Territories : northern chile.

11435. Book
Book : hard times
Author : charles dickens.

10709. Fact
The most popular jelly belly jellybean flavour is buttered popcorn

13240. Invention
Invention : soft drinks, carbonated
Year : 1772
Inventor : joseph priestley
Country : uk.

8603. Fact
The word MOW can be read the same way upside-down, hence the word ambigram. Many other words can be written differently using special characters of writing to make the word appear the same way from different points.

4570. Fact
Chopsticks originated from China approximately 4,000 years ago

4402. Fact
The purpose of tonsils is to destroy foreign substances that are swallowed or breathed in

12510. Food Facts
A restaurant in England recently offered snail porridge on its menu.

9909. Fact
The parking meter was invented in North Dakota.

15162. Town - Industry
Town : gopalpur-on-sea
State : orrisa
Industry : guided missiles centre.

1312. Fact
Antarctica is the only land on our planet that is not owned by any country.

5679. Fact
Dolphins don't automatically breath; they have to tell themselves to.

11176. Book
Book : cranford
Author : mrs. gaskell.

4903. Fact
Tomatoes and cucumbers are fruits

8529. Fact
There is no tipping in Iceland

10302. Fact
One of the many Tarzans, Karmuela Searlel, was mauled to death on the set by a raging elephant.

10785. Fact
The patent number of the telephone is 174465.

6171. Fact
In the movie The Exorcist the vomit that (Regan) Linda Blair hurls at Father Damien Karras is thick pea soup

1053. Fact
166,875,000,000 pieces of mail are delivered each year in the U.S!

1535. Fact
entomophobia is the fear of insects

3299. Fact
In New York City there are 6,374.6 miles of streets

10214. Fact
Walt Disney had a fear of mice

6886. Fact
Massachusetts law declares that peanuts may not be eaten in court.

13697. Nobel Prize
Nobel Prize : Literature
Year : 1905
Name : henryk sienkiewicz
Country : poland.

7696. Fact
The last member of the famous Bonaparte family, Jerome Napoleon Bonaparte, died in 1945, of injuries sustained from tripping over his dog's leash.

365. Fact
Excise duty
Duty levied on goods manufactured within the country.

6041. Fact
Dall's porpoise never sleeps, elephants sleep two hours a day, horses nap standing up, and Sitatunga antelopes can sleep submerged

14940. Sea
Sea : bering sea
area : 2,268,180 sq. km
avg. depth : 1,400.00 mts.

12238. Discovery
Gene Therapy On Humans
Discoverer/Inventor : martin clive (u.s.a)
Year : 1980

7394. Fact
The human face is made up of 14 bones

8457. Fact
Lipogram refers to writing that does not have certain letter or letters

11943. Book
Book : ritu samhara
Author : kalidas.

15082. Terminology
Terminology :
neuropathology : the study of diseases of the nervous system.

11895. Book
Book : rabbit, run
Author : john updike.

2383. Fact
The holes in fly swatters are used to lower air resistance

7350. Fact
Wheat is the world's most widely cultivated plant; grown on every continent except Antarctica.

1770. Fact
In the movie 'The Wizard Of Oz', Toto the dog's salary was $125 a week, while Judy Garland was $500 a week.

10983. Book
Book : american capitalism
Author : j.k. galbraith.

503. Fact
Adolf hitler was born in austria but moved to germany to avoid being called for military service.

5173. Fact
The Catholic Church only declared in 1992 that the earth may go round the sun.

13087. Invention
Invention : elastic, fabric
Year : c. 1830
Inventor : thomas hancock
Country : uk.

4411. Fact
Virgina Woolf wrote all her books standing.

13228. Invention
Invention : seat belt, automotive shoulder
Year : 1959
Inventor : nils bohlin (volvo)
Country : sweden.

9025. Fact
The G in 'g-string'stand for groin.

1322. Fact
Approximately 16 Canadians have their appendix removed when not required everyday

10940. Book
Book : adrain mole-the wilderness years
Author : sue townsend.

7954. Fact
Due to sugar shortages to make candy during World War II, movie theatre owners turned to popcorn, which is now the best selling snack at movie theatres today

2668. Fact
To take an oath, ancient Romans put a hand on their testicles…that’s where the word “testimony” comes from.

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