Some Excellent and Informative Facts

Sabir Saleem October 22, 2011 1

Soldiers from every country salute with their right hand.

One out of three employees who received a promotion use a coffee mug with the company logo on it.

If you know a (male) millionaire who happens to be married, The most likely profession of his wife is a teacher.

100% of all lottery winners gain weight.

A snail can also sleep for three years.

An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain.

A starfish can turn its stomach inside out.

1 pound of lemons contains more sugar than 1 pound of strawberries.

Cats can hear ultrasound.

90% of Nation’s leaders take actions against the interest of Public under pressure of any super power.

Land of Pakistan anjoys all seasons available in the world.

The Olympic flag’s colors are always red, black, blue, green and yellow rings on a field of white. This is because at least one of those colors appears on the flag of every nation on the planet.

The hummingbird is the only bird that can fly backwards.

A flamingo can eat only when its head is upside down.

Bullet proof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers and laser printers were all invented by women.

American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served first class.

If you were to spell out numbers, you would you have to go until 1,000 until you would find the letter “A”.

The microwave oven was invented by mistake when an engineer testing a magnetron tube noticed that the radiation from it melted the chocolate bar he had in his pocket.

The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because when it was built engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.

The Weddell seal can travel underwater for seven miles without surfacing for air.

The longest words in the English language with only one syllable are the nine-letter “screeched” and “strengths”.

A snail can have about 25,000 teeth.

Moisture, not air, causes super glue to dry.

In all three Godfather films, when you see oranges, there is a death (or a very close call) coming up soon.

If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle; if the horse has one front leg in the air, the person died as a result of wounds received in battle; if the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.

There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.

The international telephone dialing code for Antarctica is 672.

The average chocolate bar has 8 insect legs in it.

Fleas can jump 130 times higher than their own height. In human terms this is equal to a 6 foot person jumping 780 feet into the air.

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  1. Smile October 22, 2011 at 8:08 AM - Reply

    If you know a (male) millionaire who happens to be married, the most likely profession of his wife is a teacher………..interesting……..it means teachers help their men in becoming a millionnaire…:)

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