INTERESTING FACTS!

1. 1 glass of water 30 minutes before a meal – helps digestion.

1 glass of water

2. 1 glass of water before going to bed – avoid stroke or heart attack. 3. 1 glass of water before taking a bath / shower – helps lower blood pressure. 4. Two glasses of water after waking up – health activate internal organs. 5. Penguins can swim but they cannot fly.

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penguins

6. There are more chickens in the world than people. 7. To make 1 kilo of honey, bees have to visit 4 million flowers, travelling a distance equal to 4 times around the earth. 8. Ants don’t sleep.

Honey bees

9. Cornea in the eye is the only part of our body without a blood supply.

cornea

10. Japan is the most earthquake prone country. 11. Watermelon promotes weight loss. 12. 75% of the world’s diet is produced from just 12 plant and 5 different animal species.

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healthy diet

13. Snakes can sense a coming earthquake from miles away  km up to five days before it happens. 14. The water scorpion uses a snorkel – like tube on it’s abdomen to breathe underwater.

water scorpion

15. Deepest point on the earth is in the Pacific ocean. 16. The Antarctic ice fish lives in the water that is permanently below  -1°C.

Antarctic icefish

17. Crabs walk sideways.

crabs

18. Some fish can get stressed and sad. 19. Female uterus contains one of the strongest muscles of the human body. 20. A female uterus is normally about three inches long and 2 inches wide but can expand 20 times during pregnancy. 21. All women are born with ovaries, but some do not have functional uterus. This condition is called Mayer – Rokitansky syndrome.

ovaries

22. Typhoid fever can be confirmed by widal test.

widal test

23. The Pasteur effect is the inhibiting effect of oxygen on the fermentation process.

pasteurization

24. The Iron pillar also known as Ashoka pillar, is 23 feet 8 inches high, 16 inches wide and weights over 6000 kg.

Ashoka pillar

25. Zebra finches bird have magnetic sense in their eyes using Earth’s magnetic field for navigation.

zebra finches

26. Rainbow appears in sky during mild shower / near the fountains or falls where there are water droplets remain suspended in air.

rainbow

27. Actually, the stars do not twinkle. They appear twinkling because of the movement of the atmospheric layers with varying refractive indices which is clearly seen in the night sky.

stars

28. First digitally operated programmable robot called unimate.

unimate robot

29. Siamese (United) twins are the conjoined twins who are joined during birth.

conjoined twins

30. The viviparous lemon shark gives birth to a young one, which still attached by it’s placental cord.

viviparous lemonade shark

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