Monday, 10 September 2012

Did you know?

    Recently I came to know about some interesting facts.. Randomly in all criteria.. About animals, nature, people, technology, love, etc.. 

  • Humming bird cant walk.
  • Birds of a region are called avifauna.
  • Most sensitive finger on human hand is index finger.
  • Life span of taste bud is 10days.
  • Hawaii is group of 20 volcanic islands in pacific ocean
  • All young man in Thailand are expected to become monks for at least 3 months of their lives.
  • Largest cave in world is Sarawalk chamber in Malaysia.
  • Oldest known vegetable is pea.
  • Columbians are great music lovers; The tiple, a small guitar is their national instrument.
  • Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in an ear by 700 times.
  • Sea otters have 2 coats of fur.
  • When Queen Elizabeth I of England died she owned over 3,000 gowns 
  • Cats can hear ultrasound.
  • Lake Nicaragua is the only fresh water lake.
  • The first bird domesticated by man was goose.
  • "I am." is the second shortest complete sentence in the English language. 
  • When 2 dogs approach each other, the dog which ways its tail very slowly is in charge.
  • While dreaming we become temporarily paralyzed and we can control our dreams and it is said that dreams speaks in indirect language.
  • Inside original Macintosh case you will find 47 signatures for each member of Apple's Macintosh division as of 1982.
  • The most popular Twizzler candy flavour is strawberry .
  • Windmills all over the world go counterclockwise but the ones in Ireland go clockwise.
  • The first photo camera took 8 hours to take a photo, during which you would need to remain still.
  • The Titanic was the first ship to use SOS signal.
  • Every time you sneeze some of your brain cells die.
  • If you are right handed, you will tend to chew food on your right side. If you are left handed, you will tend to chew food on  your left side.
  • The first kind of pencil was  a bunch of Graphite sticks held together by string.
  • The Coca Cola company offers more than 300 different beverages. 
  • The Flintstones cartoon was the first thirty-minute cartoon to be aired during prime time. 
  • The last thing Elvis Presley ate before he died was four scoops of ice cream and 6 chocolate chip cookies.
  • The dot that appears over the letter "i" is called a tittle. 
  • The oldest known love song was written 4,000 years ago and comes from an area between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers.
  • The word Spain means "the land of rabbits."  
  • Men who kiss their wives in the morning live five years longer than those who don't.
  • Chocolate accounts for less than two percent of the fat in the American diet.   
Hope at least for some this been interesting! Have a knowledgeable life..!