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  • Horatio Nelson, one of England’s most illustrious admirals was throughout his life, never able to find a cure for his sea-sickness.
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  • The 57 on Heinz ketchup bottle represents the varieties of pickle the company once had.
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  • 'Dreamt' is the only English word that ends in the letters 'mt'.
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  • A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time: 1/100th of a second.
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  • The mask used by Michael Myers in the original film 'Halloween' was actually a Captain Kirk mask painted white.
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  • Your stomach produces a new layer of mucus every two weeks - otherwise it will digest itself.
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  • On December 23, 1947, Bell Telephone Laboratories in Murray Hill, N.J., held a secret demonstration of the transistor which marked the foundation of modern electronics.
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  • The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929, '7' was selected after the original 7-ounce containers and 'UP' for the direction of the bubbles.
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