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by Rahul 05 Jun 2006, 17:07
These are some wierd facts, which some of
us might not have heard

A Saudi Arabian woman can get
a divorce if her husband
doesn't give her coffee.
A shark can detect one part of
blood in 100
million parts of water.
A rat can
last longer without water than a

Your stomach has to produce a new
layer of mucus every two
weeks otherwise it will digest itself.

The dot over the letter i is
a tittle.

A raisin dropped in a glass of
fresh champagne
will bounce up and down continually from the bottom of the glass
to the
A person cannot taste food
unless it is mixed with saliva. For
example,if a strong-tasting substance like
salt is placed on a dry
tongue, the taste buds will not be able to taste it. As
soon as a drop
of saliva is added and the salt is dissolved,however, a definite
sensation results. This is true for all foods.Try it!

A male emperor
moth can
smell a female emperor moth up to 7 miles away.

A giraffe
can clean its ears with its
21-inch tongue!

Every person has a
unique tongue
Einstein couldn't speak
fluently when he was
nine. His parents thought he might be retarded.

Chocolate kills
True, chocolate effects a dogs heart and nervous system, a few
ounces enough to
kill a smallsized dog.
Money isn't made out of
it's made out of cotton. Before the 1950s, it was made from the
stem and leaves
of a marijuana plant.
Most lipstick contains
Orcas (killer whales) kill
sharks by torpedoing up into the
shark's stomach from underneath, causing the
shark to explode.
was sold in the 1830s as medicine.

Leonardo da Vinci could
with one hand and draw with the other at the same time.

The number of
ways of playing the first four moves per side in a game of
chess is
There are no words in the
dictionary that
rhyme with: orange, purple, and silver!
Leonardo Da Vinci took 10
to paint Mona Lisa's lips.
Bruce Lee was so fast that
actually had to SLOW a film down so you could see his

Bubble gum contains
Chewing gum while
onions will keep you from crying!
Guinness Book of Records
holds the
record for being the book most often stolen from public