Tuesday, 28 December 2010

Note Of Absence

Through 29th Dec 2010-2nd Jan 2011 I will be on holiday in Scotland, I will try to update daily however I apologize in advance if there are days without a new interesting fact. Thank you for your cooperation.

Fact No.67

Women blink nearly twice as much as men.

Monday, 27 December 2010

Fact No.66

Lasers could eventually be used to create all the worlds electricity needs through the process of nuclear fusion.

Sunday, 26 December 2010

Saturday, 25 December 2010

Fact No.64

Christmas is not a christian celebration of the birth of Jesus, it is a pagan celebation.

Friday, 24 December 2010

Fact No.63

A definition of a white Christmas is when a single snowflake falls during the 24 hours of 25 December. The last official white Christmas was in 2004.

Thursday, 23 December 2010

Fact No.62

If you are right handed, you will tend to chew your food on your right side. If you are left handed, you will tend to chew your food on your left side.

Wednesday, 22 December 2010

Fact No.61

In ancient Japan, public contests were held to see who in a town could fart the loudest and longest. Winners were awarded many prizes and received great recognition.

Tuesday, 21 December 2010

Monday, 20 December 2010

Fact No.59

The highest populated city in the world is Tokyo-Yokohama, Japan with 33,200,000 people.

Sunday, 19 December 2010

Saturday, 18 December 2010

Fact No.57

They use sweat and urine to create water on the ISS (International Space Station).

Thursday, 16 December 2010

Fact No.55

The most powerful man in the world is deemed to be Hu Jintao, the president of China.

Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Monday, 13 December 2010

Fact No.52

Valentine’s Day originates from the ancient Roman fertility festival of Lupercalia, which was celebrated on 15 February in honor of the gods Lupercus and Faunus, as well as the legendary founders of Rome, Romulus and Remus. During the festival, young men would draw the names of women from a box, and each couple would be paired until next year’s celebration. Often they would fall in love and marry.

Sunday, 12 December 2010

Thursday, 9 December 2010

Wednesday, 8 December 2010

Tuesday, 7 December 2010

Monday, 6 December 2010

Sunday, 5 December 2010

Saturday, 4 December 2010

Friday, 3 December 2010

Thursday, 2 December 2010