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The driest place on earth is Calama, in the Atacama Desert in Chile .



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The largest volcano known is on Mars: Olympus Mons, 370 miles wide and 79,000 feet high, is almost three times higher than Mount Everest

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The largest volcano known is on Mars: Olympus Mons, 370 miles wide and 79,000 feet high, is almost three times higher than Mount Everest


Passion fruits have a tranquilizing effect on the body

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Passion fruits have a tranquilizing effect on the body


By partially filling saucers with vinegar and distributing the saucers around a room, you can eliminate odors

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By partially filling saucers with vinegar and distributing the saucers around a room, you can eliminate odors


The most common injury caused by cosmetics is to the eye by a mascara wand

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The most common injury caused by cosmetics is to the eye by a mascara wand


The deepest spot in the ocean is in the Mariana Trench at 11.7 km

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The deepest spot in the ocean is in the Mariana Trench at 11.7 km


Dead cells in the body ultimately go to the kidneys for excretion

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Dead cells in the body ultimately go to the kidneys for excretion


In the Beatles' 'Run for Your Life,' John Lennon sings 'I'd rather see you dead little girl than to be with another man.' Lennon stole this line from the Elvis version of the song 'Baby, Let's Play House.'

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In the Beatles' 'Run for Your Life,' John Lennon sings 'I'd rather see you dead little girl than to be with another man.' Lennon stole this line from the Elvis version of the song 'Baby, Let's Play House.'


The only flying saucer launch pad in the world is located in St. Paul, Alberta, Canada

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The only flying saucer launch pad in the world is located in St. Paul, Alberta, Canada


Because metal was scarce; the Oscars given out during World War II were made of plaster

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Because metal was scarce; the Oscars given out during World War II were made of plaster


In 1980, the yellow pages accidentally listed a Texas funeral home under Frozen Foods.

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In 1980, the yellow pages accidentally listed a Texas funeral home under Frozen Foods.


People of Salt Lake City eat the most lime-flavoured gelatin Jell-O in the United States

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People of Salt Lake City eat the most lime-flavoured gelatin Jell-O in the United States


The majority of cats do not have any eyelashes

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The majority of cats do not have any eyelashes


The Arctic Ocean covers an area of about 14,056,000 sq miles

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The Arctic Ocean covers an area of about 14,056,000 sq miles


More than 35,000 leeches were sold for medical purposes in the US last years at a cost of $6.00 for each leech.  Totaling $210,000 on leeches.

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More than 35,000 leeches were sold for medical purposes in the US last years at a cost of $6.00 for each leech. Totaling $210,000 on leeches.


Levan, which is located in Utah, got its name from

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Levan, which is located in Utah, got its name from "navel" which is levan spelt backwards. It was named this because it is in the center of Utah


When Sony introduced the walkman, it had a variety of different names in different countries. It was called

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When Sony introduced the walkman, it had a variety of different names in different countries. It was called "Soundabout" in the U.S., "Stowaway" in the U.K., and "Freestyle" in Australia


Most lipstick contains fish scales.

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Most lipstick contains fish scales.


According to studies, an average roll of toilet paper lasts about five days in the bathroom

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According to studies, an average roll of toilet paper lasts about five days in the bathroom


Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older

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Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 or older


Post-It Notes, which are adhesive notes, were invented while looking for a way to improve the acrylate adhesive found in tapes

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Post-It Notes, which are adhesive notes, were invented while looking for a way to improve the acrylate adhesive found in tapes


MS-DOS was originally calle QDOS and was bought of the author by Microsoft for a small fee. The rest is history

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MS-DOS was originally calle QDOS and was bought of the author by Microsoft for a small fee. The rest is history


A fall of 30 feet can be survived my most cats

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A fall of 30 feet can be survived my most cats


Eating about twenty tart cherries a day could reduce inflammatory pain and headache pain

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Eating about twenty tart cherries a day could reduce inflammatory pain and headache pain


The name for Ivory Soap was inspired by a verse from the Bible. Harley Proctor got though of the name when the minister read from Psalms 45:8,

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The name for Ivory Soap was inspired by a verse from the Bible. Harley Proctor got though of the name when the minister read from Psalms 45:8, "All thy garments smell of myrrh and aloes and cassia, out of the ivory palaces whereby they have made thee glad."


The world's largest single mineral hot spring is located in Wyoming's Hot Springs State Park. Millions of gallons of water containing at least 27 different minerals flow through the spring every 24 hours, always at a constant temperature of 135 degrees Fahrenheit.

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The world's largest single mineral hot spring is located in Wyoming's Hot Springs State Park. Millions of gallons of water containing at least 27 different minerals flow through the spring every 24 hours, always at a constant temperature of 135 degrees Fahrenheit.


Driving at 75 miles per hour, it would take 258 days to drive around one of Saturn's rings.

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Driving at 75 miles per hour, it would take 258 days to drive around one of Saturn's rings.


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


Betsy Ross had a fully formed set of teeth when she was born.  [Source: More useless facts]

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Betsy Ross had a fully formed set of teeth when she was born. [Source: More useless facts]


An average American eats approximately 60 hot dogs per year

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An average American eats approximately 60 hot dogs per year


Size comparisons: About 1000 Earths would fit inside Jupiter, and about 1000 Jupiters would fit inside the Sun.

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Size comparisons: About 1000 Earths would fit inside Jupiter, and about 1000 Jupiters would fit inside the Sun.