Interesting Facts
posted 13-Jan-2019  ·  
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The human brain has enough memory to hold three million television hours.

Giant anteaters eat 30,000 ants a day.

Einstein’s last words were spoken in German to a nurse who didn’t speak German and are lost forever.

After getting out of the bath, ancient Greeks covered themselves with olive oil.

The most commonly-awarded grade at Harvard is an A.

Beard trimming is banned by the Bible.

Abraham Lincoln’s wife was an opium addict.

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Extraordinary uses for onions

Eliminate the smell of new paint in your room by placing several freshly-cut slices of onion in a dish with a drop of water. It will absorb the unpleasant smell within a few hours.

Remove rust from kitchen or utility knives by plunging them into a large onion three or four times.

Soothe a bee sting by placing an onion slice over the sting to ease the soreness before seeking medical attention.

If someone feels faint, use freshly-cut onion to bring him around.

It is said that increasing intake of garlic or onions in the summer, or rubbing a slice of onion over their exposed skin, can keep away mosquitoes and other insects.


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