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  1. 1.7 litres of saliva is produced each day

  2. 11% of the world is left-handed

  3. 259200 people die every day.

  4. A cheetah does not roar like a lion - it purrs like a cat (meow).

  5. A chimpanzee can learn to recognize itself in a mirror, but monkeys can't

  6. A Cockroach will live nine days without its head, before it starves to death.

  7. A crocodile's tongue is attached to the roof of its mouth? It cannot move. It cannot chew but its Digestive juices are so strong that it can digest a steel nail, Glass pieces, etc

  8. A dentist invented the Electric Chair.

  9. A dolphin can hold its breath for 5 to 8 minutes at a time

  10. A duck's quack doesn't echo anywhere

  11. A frog named Santjie, who was in a frog derby in South Africa jumped 33 feet 5.5 inches.

  12. A full-grown male mountain lion may be 9 feet long, including his tail!

  13. A hippopotamus can run faster than a man

  14. A person can live without food for about a month, but only about a week without water.If the amount of water in your body is reduced by just 1%, you'll feel thirsty. If it's reduced by 10%, you'll die.

  15. A rat can last longer without water than a camel can

  16. A snail can sleep for 3 years.

  17. A whip makes a cracking sound because its tip moves faster than the speed of sound

  18. About 10% of the world's population is left-handed

  19. Abraham Lincoln's mother died when she drank the milk of a cow that grazed on poisonous snakeroot

  20. After the death of Albert Einstein his brain was removed by a pathologist and put in a jar for future study.

  21. Alexander Graham Bell's wife and mother were both deaf

  22. Along with its length neck, the giraffe has a very long tongue -- more than a foot and a half long. A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue

  23. An elephant can smell water three miles away

  24. An ostrich can run 43 miles per hour (70 kilometers per hour).

  25. An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.

  26. Animals are either right- or left-handed? Polar bears are always left-handed, and so is Kermit the Frog.

  27. Antarctica is COLDEST continent, averaging minus 76 degrees in the winter

  28. Ants don't sleep.

  29. As fast as dragonflies can flap their wings, bees are even faster... they can flap their wings 435 times per second

  30. Bats can also find food up to 18 ft. away and get information about the type of insect using their sense of echolocation.

  31. Bats can detect warmth of an animal from about 16 cm away using its "nose-leaf".

  32. Birds don't sweat

  33. Bison are excellent swimmers? Their head, hump and tail never go below the surface of the water.

  34. Camels can spit.

  35. Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand

  36. Canada" is an Indian word meaning "Big Village".

  37. Chess was invented in India.

  38. Coca-Cola would be green if colouring weren't added to it.

  39. Cockroach: Can detect movement as small as 2,000 times the diameter of a hydrogen atom.

  40. Cockroaches break wind every 15 minutes.

  41. Dinosaurs didn't eat grass? There was no grass in the days of the dinosaurs.

  42. Dolphins can swim 37 miles per hour (60 kilometers per hour).

  43. Dolphins sleep in a semi-alert state by resting one side of their brain at a time


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