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  • A Saudi Arabian woman can get a divorce if her husband doesn't give her coffee.
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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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  • A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time: 1/100th of a second.
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  • The 'pound' key on your keyboard (#) is called an octotroph.
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  • Every time you lick a stamp, you're consuming 1/10 of a calorie.
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  • Your stomach produces a new layer of mucus every two weeks - otherwise it will digest itself.
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