Saturday, July 19, 2008

Strange Fact5 "Men have more blod"

A volcano has enough power to shoot ash as high as 50 km into the atmosphere.
A white tiger can only be born when both parents carry the gene for white colouring.
A woman has approximately 4.5 litres of blood in her body, while men have 5.6 litres.
A yawn usually lasts for approximately six seconds.
Facts 5 . Abdul Kassam Ismael, Grand Vizier of Persia in the tenth century, carried his library with him wherever he went. Four hundred camels carried the 117,000 volumes.
About 1 in 5,000 North Atlantic lobsters are born bright blue.
About 85% or product warning labels on household products are inadequate.
About twenty-five percent of the population sneeze when they are exposed to light.
According to legend, tea originated in China when tea leaves accidentally blew into a pot of boiling water.
According to psychologists, the shoe and the foot are the most common sources of sexual fetishism in Western society.
According to research, Los Angeles highways are so congested that the average commuter sits in traffic for 82 hours a year.
According to research, the most productive workday is Tuesday and the least productive is Friday.
According to Scandinavian traditions, if a boy and girl eat from the same loaf of bread, they are bound to fall in love.
According to Scientists, vampire bat saliva is the best known medicine for keeping blood from clotting. .
According to studies, an average roll of toilet paper lasts about five days in the bathroom.
According to studies, men prefer to have white bedrooms and women prefer to have blue bedrooms.
According to the American Institute of Stress, job stress approximately costs the U.S. industry over $300 billion dollars per year.
All of Chrysler’s PT Cruisers are built in Mexico
All of the Peking ducks in the United States are descendents from three ducks and one drake imported to Long Island, New York in 1873.
All penguins live south of the equator.
All racehorses in the U.S. celebrate their birthday on January 1st.
Almonds are members of the peach family.
Althaiophobia is the fear of marshmallows.
Although the outsides of a bone are hard, they are generally light and soft inside. They are about 75% water.
Although white wine can be produced from both red and white grapes, red wine can only be created from red grapes.
Amazingly, goalies in the National Hockey League played without masks until the year 1959.
American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class.
American novelist Mark Twain was the first known author to submit a typed manuscript.
American women, on average, spend 55 minutes per day getting showered, dressed, and groomed.

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