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  • Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
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  • Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance.
    Misc Facts
  • The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
    Science and Technology Facts
  • The male praying mantis cannot copulate while its head is attached to its body. The female initiates sex by ripping the male's head off.
    Animal Facts
  • Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over a million descendants.
    Animal Facts
  • At a jet plane's speed of 1,000 km (620mi) per hour, the length of the plane becomes one atom shorter than its original length.
    Science and Technology Facts
  • No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, and purple.
    Word and Language Facts
  • Of all the words in the English language, the word 'set' has the most definitions!
    Word and Language Facts