Amazing facts you probably didnt know
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. The bushes and clouds in Super Mario Bros are the same, just colored differently.
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. There are warehouses so big they have their own WEATHER.
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. In 1903 the Wright brothers flew for 59 seconds. 38 years later the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. 28 years after that, we landed on the moon.
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. When a male bee climaxes, their testicles explode then they die.
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. Cleopatra lived closer in time to the first Moon landing than to the building of the Great Pyramid.
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. Duck Hunt is two player. A controller in port 2 controls the ducks.
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. There are more fake flamingos in the world than real flamingos.
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. The adult human has two to nine pounds of bacteria in his or her body.
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. Blue whales heart is the size of a VW Beetle and that you could swim through some of its arteries.
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. Hydrogen is a light, odorless gas, which, given enough time, turns into people.
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. All of the gold mined in the history of the world would more or less fit into a 20x20x20 meter cube.
A total of 165,000 tonnes of gold have been mined in human history, as of 2009.1 This is roughly equivalent to 5.3 billion troy ounces or, in terms of volume, about 8,500 cubic meters, or a 20.4m cube.
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. There are more atoms in a single glass of water, than glasses of water in all the oceans of the Earth.
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. Half of all humans who have ever lived, died from malaria.
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. Martin Sheens original name was Ramon Estevez. He had two sons, Emilio and Carlos. Emilio kept the Estevez, but Carlos changed his name to Charlie Sheen. He changed his stage name to ride the coattails of his fathers changed stage name.
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. Alcohol is considered a performance-enhancing drug in competitive shooting competitions.
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. Once Charlie Chaplin entered a contest for Charlie Chaplin look-alikes and he came in third.
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. If you shuffle a deck of cards, chances are that the new order of playing cards has never existed before.
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. Of all the people in history that have reached 65 years of age, half of them are living right now.
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. Fold over a piece of paper 42 times and it will reach the moon
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. Pirates wear eye patches so that they can see in the dark.
When they go to a lower deck with poor lighting, they can remove the patch and see better with that eye since its used to the dark, whereas the other eye would take several minutes to adjust to the change in light.
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. It took thousands of years after domesticating the horse to invent the stirrup.
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. 54 million people alive right now will be dead within 12 months.
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. You replace every particle in your body every seven years. You are literally not the same person you were 7 years ago.
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. When your mother was born, she was already carrying the egg that would become you.
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. A tree is the opposite of your lungs. Physically and functionally.
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. Mayonnaise is made from oil and eggs.
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. The sun is 400x further from the earth than the moon, but the moon is 400x smaller than the sun.
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. All the humans on the planet could fit into 1 cubic mile.
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. Goats have rectangular pupils.
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. If there was no space between any of its atoms, Earth would be the size of a baseball.
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. If you put all the earths ants in one pile, and all the earths humans in another pile, the pile made of ants would be bigger (have more mass).
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. Youre not stuck in traffic, you are traffic.
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. Sloths mistakenly grab their arms instead of the branches of a tree, and they fall to their deaths.
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. Penguins will give their mate a pebble as a way of proposing.
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. Butterflies are cannibals.
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. Turtles can breathe out of their butts
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. A small percentage of static on televisions is actually radioactive resonance from the big bang 13 billion years ago.
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. It takes a photon, on average, 200,000 years to travel from the core of the Sun to the surface, then just a little over 8 minutes from the Suns surface to your eyeball
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. Both of Jack Blacks parents were rocket scientists.
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. A pigs orgasm lasts 30 minutes.
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. Velociraptors were just slightly bigger than chickens.
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. A pencil has the potential to draw a line 38 miles long.
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. There is a species of jellyfish that is immortal (turritopsis nutricula).
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. The largest air force in the world is the US Air Force. The second largest air force in the world is the US Navy.
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. Horseshoe crabs have eyes on their tail.
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. A Nintendo had over twice the computing power of the first lunar lander.
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. Lighters were invented before matches.
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. Psychology is the brain trying to comprehend itself.
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. If a man never cut his beard, by the time he dies it would be 30 feet long.
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. 1 sperm has 37.5MB of DNA information in it. That means a normal ejaculation represents a data transfer of 1587GB in about 3 seconds
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. The population of Ireland is still 2 million less than it was before the potato famine, 160 years ago.
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. The last president that wasnt a Republican or Democrat was Millard Fillmore in 1853
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. You have 0.5% chance of being related to Genghis Khan.
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. The USA is an older country than Germany.
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. Napoleon was not unusually short. The French inch was longer than the British inch, so while he was thought to be 52 by most of the world, in reality he was closer to 57, an average height for a Frenchman.
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. If you keep going North, you will eventually go South. If you keep going East, you will never go West.
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. Vending machines kill 4 times as many people as sharks.
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. There is a garbage swirl in the ocean the size of Texas.
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. Black HP printer ink costs roughly 1,400 times as much as crude oil, gallon for gallon.
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. George Washington spent about 7% of his annual salary on booze.
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. A Mosquito has 47 teeth.
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. A banana is actually a berry. A strawberry isnt.
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. "is an emotion you?d feel for your friend or even a celebrity, but it?s got less to do with intimate attraction and more to do with awe, respect and admiration. "
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. Now we all know that Oprah Winfrey is no spring chicken, but she still usually looks better than this, right? In this photo she looks more like the oracle from The Matrix than she does the multi-billionaire host of her own talk show.
Benefits of Turmeric
. Turmeric is a natural antiseptic and antibacterial agent and can be used as an effective disinfectant. If you have a cut or burn, you can sprinkle turmeric powder on the affected area to speed up the healing process.
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. Most of us have very usual cars – maybe an old VW, or a red fancy Ferrari. Our roads are full of those, but they rarely catch our attention. While VW can mean, that you have some financial problems, Ferrari shows that you are a rich lucky bastard. Bu
Benefits of Garlic
Famous Hill Station of India
. Mahabelashwar is the perfect tourist destination in the state of Maharashtra. It is a most visited hill station of the state. There are umpteen numbers of lakes offering an opportunity to the visitors to try their hand in boating and fishing.
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. Hair can stretch up to 30 per cent of its original length when wet.
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. A hot Epsom-salt bath twice a week will be highly beneficial in all cases of acne. This bath is prepared by adding one and a half kg of Epsom salt to 50 litres of water having a temperature of about 100º F. The patient should remain in the bath from
Benefits of Peaches
. The high amount of potassium in peaches is great for your kidney health. They act as a cleansing agent for the urinary bladder and keeps you away from kidney related diseases. Peaches prevent inflammation of filtering units of kidneys (nephritis) cal
Benefits of Tomatoes
. The fiber, potassium, vitamin C and choline content in tomatoes all support heart health. An increase in potassium intake along with a decrease in sodium intake is the most important dietary change that a person can make to reduce their risk of cardi
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Benefits of Dates
Maintains Hair Health
. Vitamin B5 present in dry dates is helpful in maintaining the health of our tresses. By including this superfood in your daily diet, you can prevent a number of hair problems like brittle hair, split ends, and so on.
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. Rameez Raja straddles the role of an important official in Pakistan Cricket Board and that of an interesting commentator with great ease. His good academic record explains his comfort in commentating in English. Apart from playing for Pakistan in 57
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Mechanical Reversal of the Current
. Magnets and Currents: The Commutator. It is not possible by hand to reverse the current with sufficient rapidity and precision to insure uninterrupted rotation; moreover, the physical exertion of such frequent reversals is considerable. Hence, some m
Benefits of Beetroot
Beets are a high source of energy
. At the same time they are low in calories and high in sugar (although the sugar is released into your system gradually, as opposed to chocolate). Very few foods found in the natural world are as beneficial as beets in this regard. Beets are a wonderf
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Precautions while using X Rays
used for medical purposes
. X rays used for medical purposes are about one order of magnitude shorter in wavelength. Diagnostic rays are designated for tissue penetration and are carefully filtered to avoid X ray damage to the skin caused by the longer, more readily absorbed wa
Benefits of Peas
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. Frozen peas are better able to retain their color, texture, and flavor than canned peas. Recent research has confirmed that these important sensory characteristics of green peas are not affected by freezing over periods of 13 months. When purchasing
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. A pencil skirt looks great on a shapely girl with lovely long legs. It just adds to the beauty of her perfect figure. Pencil skirts come in different prints which you can pick depending on the occasion you choose to wear it for. Normally, for a forma
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. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, also known as DDLJ, is a 1995 Indian romantic comedy musical film. It was written and directed by Aditya Chopra. This film redefined romance and love. Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol play a young couple who fall for each other o
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. The best time to brush teeth is after meals. Choose a toothbrush with a small head for better access to back teeth. Soft bristles are kinder on your gums.
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. Biotin is an organic compound that has been directly linked to healthy hair, the stimulation of follicles, and as a way to increase luster and texture. Swiss chard also has significant amounts of biotin, among its many other beneficial compounds.
. Libra tattoos often involve scales or Lady Justice.The sign also represents balance and harmony, along with justice and personal problems being brought into natural balance.
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Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup
. The ultimate rainy day lunch is great on any day, let alone a cold one. Indulge in an awesome grilled cheese using any type of cheese you love and put on a pot of some delicious tomato soup.
Benefits of Passion fruits
Fiber and Protein
. Although some people prefer to strain passion fruit into juice, others enjoy the crunch of the seeds. Doing so provides extra nutritional benefits. A cup of passion fruit with the pulp and seeds intact contains 24.5 grams of fiber, the equivalent of
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. If you have been looking for a new vehicle, consider buying a hybrid car. These kinds of cars, which run on both gasoline and electric motors, are rapidly becoming more popular and available in different models.They not only give off less emissions i
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Benefits of ladys finger
How Much Ladys Finger to Eat a Day
. It contains lots of beneficial health effects as discussed above in the article however, should be eaten within limit to avoid the side effects of oxalic acid found in it. The seeds can be roasted and ground to form a drink very similar to coffee but
Mountain Ranges You Need To Visit
. A large system of mountains in central Asia, the highest summitis Victory Peak on the border of Kyrgyzstan and China.Locally, the rangeis known as the Celestial Mountains.
. The eastern shore of Maui offers a lush world accessible by the twisting Hana Highway, which leads to the ultimate secluded nature destination. The otherworldly black volcanic sand beaches, hidden caves, tall jungle trees and roaring, swimmable water
Weird English Movie Names
Attack of the clones
. It takes a lot to turn Star Wars fans against the great George Lucas, but months before the film was released, they rallied against the ridiculous subtitle of Episode 2 with more fury than the news that N*SYNC was going to guest star in the film. Pr
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. Gurez Valley is a largely unexplored part of Kashmir, partly due to it being a sensitive region. It is located very close to the Line of Control and hence, it is heavily guarded. In fact, it is only recently that the valley has been opened to tourist
. Generally found on Mopane trees (hence the name), this caterpillar is an important source of protein for millions of people in Africa. Typically they are dried out and eaten as a crispy snack.