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  • The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotam-eteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai-whenu a kitanatahu - a New Zealand hill.
    Word and Language Facts
  • What is called a 'French kiss' in the English speaking world is known as an 'English kiss' in France.
    Word and Language Facts
  • The skeleton of Jeremy Bentham is present at all important meetings of the University of London
    Misc Facts
  • Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.
    Misc Facts
  • The name Jeep came from the abbreviation used in the army for the 'General Purpose' vehicle, G.P.
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  • If you put a raisin in a glass of champagne, it will keep floating to the top and sinking to the bottom.
    Misc Facts
  • Snails can sleep for 3 years without eating
    Animal Facts
  • Skunks can accurately spray their smelly fluid as far as ten feet.
    Animal Facts