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by Shovna 23 Sep 2007, 08:01
Here are some more!!

  • Every year about 3,000 Americans die by choking on food,120 die in their bath tubs & 43,000 die in road accidents.
  • More than 2.5 billion people of the world{more than half of the world's people} are rice eaters.
  • eskimos use fridge to prevent their food from freezing.
  • At places of the lowest temperature like Siberia,people do not infect with cold because it is too cold for the bacteria to grow.
  • A drop of water contains 15,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 number of molecules.
  • Walt Disney's most popular cartoon figure Mickey Mouse had largest possible no. of fans.Mickey received 800,000 letters from the fans at an average of more than 2,000 a day.
  • A Python can swallow a bear of 90kg weight.
  • A single honey bee travels a distance of over 75,000km to make 500gm of honey.
  • Giraffe's neck is very long,but surprisingly it has only seven bones in it,the same as we do.
  • Every year about one thousand species of insects are discovered.
  • Insect blood has no colour.If it has red blood,it will be the blood of another animal on which it is feeding.
  • The Queen of the black garden ant feeds partly on its wings.
  • A Butterfly has 12,000 eyes.
  • Dolphins sleep with one of its eye open.
  • If gold fish is left in a dark room for along time,it turns white.
  • An Earthworm can pull ten times its own weight.
  • The Gopher can run backward almost as fast as forward.
  • Our eye muscles move about 1,00,000 times aday.
  • Our right foot is slightly longer than the left foot.
  • Tongue is the only muscle in our body that is attached at one end only.