TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
The US national anthem actually has four verses, but everyone just knows the first one. When the whole anthem is sung, the third verse is usually omitted.
A U.S. company came out with a toilet night-light that sends out a green warning beacon when the seat is up
The snow leopard protects itself from extreme cold when it sleeps by wrapping its 3-foot-long tail around its nose
Used in art the word sfumato refers to the subtle blending of an outline by gradually blending one tone into another
There are 60,000 miles of blood vessels in the human body.
It takes a drop of ocean water more than 1,000 years to circulate around the world.
The term 'Rock N' Roll' was coined in 1951
Singer Alice Cooper once had a live chicken thrown at him during a concert in Toronto. He threw the chicken back at the crowd and all the publicity surrounding the incident skyrocketed his singing career
Dana Carvey changed his name to Tom for 2 weeks because he thought Dana was a girl's name.
Powered by rockets or jet propulsion, they are unmanned, self propelled air or space vehicle fitted with explosive warheads. Guided missiles are either self directed with inlaid controls or under remote controls based on the firing range.
Stalks of sugar cane can reach up to 30 feet
George Washington had teeth made out of hippopotamus ivory
The flag of the Philippines is the only national flag that is flown differently during times of peace or war. A portion of the flag is blue, while the other is red. The blue portion is flown on top in time of peace and the red portion is flown in war time.
David McConnell started the California Perfume Company (CPC) in 1886. Today the company is known as Avon, which he named after his favorite playwright William Shakespeare, and Stratford on Avon
Dieting can cause bad breath since less saliva is produced which leads to dry mouth
The lead in a normal pencil would draw a line of 35 miles.
Owls have eyeballs that are tubular in shape, because of this, they cannot move their eyes.
The first product Motorola started to develop was a record player for automobiles. At that time, the most known player on the market was Victrola, which Motorola got their name from.
It takes a ton of water to make a pound of refined sugar.
The abbreviation Xmas for the word Christmas is of Greek origin. Since the word for Christ in the Greek language is Xristos, which starts with the letter X, they started putting the X in place of Christ and came up with the short form for the word Christmas
Florida has twice as many lightning injuries and deaths than any other state
The world's deadliest mushroom is the Amanita phalloides, the death cap. The five different poisons contained by the mushroom cause diarrhea and vomiting within 6 to 12 hours of ingestion. This is followed by damage to the liver, kidneys, and central nervous system and, in the majority of cases, coma and death.
Smokers are likely to die on average six and a half years earlier than non-smokers.
The laundry detergent Tide, has a market share of about forty percent market
The Bible was written by about 40 men over a period of about 1600 years dating from 1500 BC to about 100 years after Christ.
The Himalayan gogi berry contains, weight for weight, more iron than steak, more beta carotene than carrots, more vitamin C than oranges.
Mosquito repellents don't repel. They hide you. The spray blocks the mosquito's sensors so they don't know your there
Coffee was first known in Europe as Arabian Wine.
There have been over fifty million Mr. Potato Heads sold since it came out in 1952
Rice paper does not have any rice in it.
Arthur Giblin was the inventor of the first flushable toilet
One cubic foot of gold weighs more than 1,200 pounds.
The motto of the American people, In God We Trust, was not adopted as the national slogan until 1956.
It was illegal to sell E.T. dolls in France because there is a law against selling dolls without human faces.
The longest place-name still in use is Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu, a New Zealand hill.
99% of pumpkins that are sold are sold for decoration
The flu pandemic of 1918 killed over 20 million people
In 1988, a poodle fell from a high-rise building in buenos aires and killed three people. One got the poodle on his head, a bus hit the other and the third had a heart attack, watching it all.
Whitcomb L. Judson, the inventor of the zipper, originally intended his invention to save people the trouble of buttoning and unbuttoning their shoes every day. He named it the Clasp locker and unlocker for shoes.
Coffee beans can be mixed into B type blood, changing it into O type blood.
Bo Jackson set a Monday Night Football record by rushing for 222 yards in one game against the Seattle Seahawks, including a 91-yard TD run
The 'L.L.'in L.L. Bean stands for 'Leon Leonwood'.
Francis Scott Key wrote the words to The Star-Spangled Banner on the back on an envelope. The music is from an old English drinking song called To Anacreon in Heaven.
The sun is about three million miles closer to the earth on January 1st than it is on June 1st.
A motion moved by a legislator drawing attention of the house towards a matter involving breach of privilege of the house or any of its members.
The only sound Seahorses make is a small clicking or popping sound during feeding or courtship
Different ways to Drap Saree
Benefits of Endives
Fastest Goal in World Cup History
Precautions while using Cathode Ray Oscilloscope
Features and controls
Most function generators allow the user to choose the shape of the output from a small
number of options.Square wave The signal goes directly from high to low voltage.Sine wave The signal curves like a sinusoid from high to low voltage.Triangle wave The signal goes from high to low voltage at a fixed rate.