Magnificent facts 4
On an average four people, a day call Graceland and ask for Elvis Presley.
The external tank on a space shuttle is not painted. It is the only part of the shuttle that is lost after launch, so it is not necessary to paint.
In Netherland, there are specific traffic lanes for the bicycle. There are approx. 17000 km of cycle lanes with special traffic lights
When the coffee bean is roasted and let to cool, they release about 700 chemical substances that make up the vaporizing aromas.
After Canada and Mexico Russia is the nearest neighbor to the United States.
Joseph Stalin loved Tarzan movies
An average American has 104$ in his wallet
About 34% of Microsoft employees are Indians
The first time there was an instance where they had a separate toilet for men and women was in Paris in 1739 in a ball.
Animals such as deer and horses have bacteria in their digestive system that allows them to digest grass and leaves.
Henry ford Produced the model T in black because it was the black paint that dried the fastest in those days.
The X’s that people put sometimes at the end of a letter to note a kiss actually started in the 1000’s when the lords would sign these names at the end of the document to other important people.
The company Sony was originally called as Totusken. They felt the name Sony would be easy to pronounce. Sony was to denote a young man or boy which would show an energetic company.
The nickname for a Japanese businessman is ‘Salaryman’
The giant squid has the biggest eye of any animal. They can measure about 40 cm across which id about 1 1/2 times the size of the football.
Each year Americans threw away 25 trillion styrofoam cups
The CN tower in Toronto is one of the tallest freestanding structure in the world with a height of about 553 meters.
The Koala bear is not really a bear, but it relates to a kangaroo and a wombat.
The word vaccine comes from the Latin word ‘vacca’ which means cow. This name was given because the first vaccine was derived from a cowpox to be given to a boy.
The blind cave fish is born with an eye but the eyes fall off as they grow.