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6504. Fact
Crabs have very small hairs on their claws and other parts of their body to help detect water currents and vibrations

14267. Phobia
Phobia :
hypnophobia : fear of sleep or of being hypnotized.

11515. Book
Book : indian philosophy
Author : dr.s.radhakrishnan.

6617. Fact
The most used line in the movies is "lets get out of here."

11904. Book
Book : rangbhoomi
Author : prem chand.

7910. Fact
Polar bear livers contain so much Vitamin A that it can be fatal if eaten by a human

9796. Fact
Approximately 1 billion stamps are produced in Australia annually

7582. Fact
Mary Hart, the co-anchor of Entertainment Tonight, has each of her legs insured for one million dollars

12727. History Facts
At the Aztec festival celebrating Xipe Totec – the Aztec god of spring – prisoners of war were flayed alive.Their skins were then worn ceremonially by priests to represent the renewal of earth and the start of new life in spring.

3476. Fact
Medical research has found substances in mistletoe that can slow down tumor growth.

894. Fact
Ghandi's full name wasn't mahatma gandhi. His real name was mohandas karamchand gandhi. Mahatma was a title of honour which means large spirit.

15250. Unit
Unit : horsepower us (cv)
Formula :
in si : 745.7
si unit : m2*kg/sec3(watt)
in cgs : 7.46E+09
cgs unit : cm2*g/sec3
Category : power.

2827. Fact
Bhutan issued a stamp in 1973 that looked like a record and actually would play the Bhutanese national anthem if placed on a record player

1188. Fact
A marine catfish can taste with any part of its body.

5490. Fact
The giant squid is the largest creature without a backbone. It weighs up to 2.5 tons and grows up to 55 feet long. Each eye is a foot or more in diameter.

10476. Fact
Corn Flakes were invented after Will Keith Kellogg and his brother Dr. John Harvey Kellogg set about developing a nutritious cereal for the patients of a health resort in 1890

1214. Fact
A Russian man who wore a beard during the time of Peter the Great had to pay a special tax.

10264. Alloy
Alloy : brass
Composition : cu(60% to 80%), zn (40 to 20%)
Use : for making household utencils.

15476. World Record Facts
The two smelliest substances are gross gases which the US government is investigating as possible weapons.They would be used to break up crowds without harming people. One is called ‘Who Me?' and the other ‘The US Government Standard Bathroom Malodor'.

14281. Phobia
Phobia :
kakorrhaphiophobia : fear of failure or defeat.

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