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Fourteen people die each day from asthma in the United States

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Fourteen people die each day from asthma in the United States


Between 1989 and 1994 natural disasters cost Californians $32 billion dollars.  On that same day, 99 American families fall below the poverty line.

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Between 1989 and 1994 natural disasters cost Californians $32 billion dollars. On that same day, 99 American families fall below the poverty line.


A human eyeball weighs an ounce

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A human eyeball weighs an ounce


Female and male black bears cannot tolerate being around each other except when they breed

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Female and male black bears cannot tolerate being around each other except when they breed


There are over 500 different types of bananas

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There are over 500 different types of bananas


The first known American novelist to hand in a manuscript that was typed was Mark Twain. His typewriter was a Remington No.1, which was invented by Christopher Sholes and Carlos Glidden.

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The first known American novelist to hand in a manuscript that was typed was Mark Twain. His typewriter was a Remington No.1, which was invented by Christopher Sholes and Carlos Glidden.


Marilyn Monroe had six toes

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Marilyn Monroe had six toes


The 3 most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, andBudweiser, in that order.

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The 3 most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca-Cola, andBudweiser, in that order.


One square inch of skin on the human hand contains some 72 feet of nerve fiber.

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One square inch of skin on the human hand contains some 72 feet of nerve fiber.


The first box of Crayola that was ever sold had the same eight colours that are sold in the box today consisting of red, blue, yellow, green, violet, orange, black and brown. The box was sold for a nickel in 1903

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The first box of Crayola that was ever sold had the same eight colours that are sold in the box today consisting of red, blue, yellow, green, violet, orange, black and brown. The box was sold for a nickel in 1903


The reason why tattoos do not vanish even though we shed our skin is because the dye is injected deeper into the dermis part of the skin. It is only the epidermis that we shed

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The reason why tattoos do not vanish even though we shed our skin is because the dye is injected deeper into the dermis part of the skin. It is only the epidermis that we shed


After Charles II's Restoration in 1660, the first May Day was celebrated with a 134-foot cedar Maypole erected on The Strand in London.

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After Charles II's Restoration in 1660, the first May Day was celebrated with a 134-foot cedar Maypole erected on The Strand in London.


When Heinz ketchup leaves the bottle, it travels at a rate of 25 milesper year.

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When Heinz ketchup leaves the bottle, it travels at a rate of 25 milesper year.


In 1902, the game table tennis was brought to the U.S. from Europe by Parker Brothers

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In 1902, the game table tennis was brought to the U.S. from Europe by Parker Brothers


The beeswax that is produced by Honey bees comes from eight paired glands that are located on the underside of their stomach

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The beeswax that is produced by Honey bees comes from eight paired glands that are located on the underside of their stomach


Britons eat over 22,000 tonnes of french fries a week

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Britons eat over 22,000 tonnes of french fries a week


Only one out of every three people wash their hands when leaving a public bathroom

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Only one out of every three people wash their hands when leaving a public bathroom


Humpback whales are capable of living up to 95 years

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Humpback whales are capable of living up to 95 years


On average, Americans spend 33% of their life sleeping

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On average, Americans spend 33% of their life sleeping


Mice are more acceptable to humans than rats, possibly because of what is known as the 'Disney influence.'

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Mice are more acceptable to humans than rats, possibly because of what is known as the 'Disney influence.'


The reason firehouses have circular stairways is from the days of yore when the engines were pulled by horses. The horses were stabled on the ground floor and figured out how to walk up straight staircases.

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The reason firehouses have circular stairways is from the days of yore when the engines were pulled by horses. The horses were stabled on the ground floor and figured out how to walk up straight staircases.


In February 1878, the first telephone book was published in New Haven, Connecticut.  The book was one page long and had fifty names in it.

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In February 1878, the first telephone book was published in New Haven, Connecticut. The book was one page long and had fifty names in it.


There are six million parts in the Boeing 747-400.

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There are six million parts in the Boeing 747-400.


Historically, a blue ribbon has been awarded for first prize

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Historically, a blue ribbon has been awarded for first prize


Gases that build up in your large intestine cause flatulence. It usually takes about 30 to 45 minutes for these gases to pass through your system

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Gases that build up in your large intestine cause flatulence. It usually takes about 30 to 45 minutes for these gases to pass through your system


Alaska has a large deposit of jade, including an big mountain filled with dark green jade on the Seward Peninsula. Jade is the state's gem.  [Source: Alaska's Best]

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Alaska has a large deposit of jade, including an big mountain filled with dark green jade on the Seward Peninsula. Jade is the state's gem. [Source: Alaska's Best]


One of the steepest main streets in Canada is located in Saint John, New Brunswick. Over a distance of two blocks the street rises about 80 feet

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One of the steepest main streets in Canada is located in Saint John, New Brunswick. Over a distance of two blocks the street rises about 80 feet


The River Rhone, which is generally regarded as the swiftest river in the world, attains a velocity of 40 miles an hour in parts of its course.

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The River Rhone, which is generally regarded as the swiftest river in the world, attains a velocity of 40 miles an hour in parts of its course.


Women who are romance novel readers are reported to make love 74% more often with their partners than women who do not read romance novels.

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Women who are romance novel readers are reported to make love 74% more often with their partners than women who do not read romance novels.


It is estimated that over fifty-four million people died in World War II, which was the bloodiest war in history

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It is estimated that over fifty-four million people died in World War II, which was the bloodiest war in history