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  • A tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion will make it instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
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  • Plutonium - first weighed on August 20th, 1942, by University of Chicago scientists Glenn Seaborg and his colleagues - was the first man-made element.
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  • It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
    Animal Facts
  • Sherlock Holmes never said 'Elementary, my dear Watson'.
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  • On average a hedgehog’s heart beats 300 times a minute.
    Animal Facts
  • If you spell out consecutive numbers, you have to go up to one thousand until you would find the letter 'a'
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  • Western Electric successfully brought sound to motion pictures and introduced systems of mobile communications which culminated in the cellular telephone.
    Science and Technology Facts
  • A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.
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