25 Curious facts that will make you have better conversation than your friends.

Today we want to show you some curious facts that will make you a little more knowledgeable.

The Eskimos who live in iglus send orders for refrigerators to put meat and that it does not freeze. Totally opposite to us.

The word Canada means "Great Valley."

Nepal is the only country in the world that does not have a rectangular flag.

It is estimated that there are 200 times more gold in the bottom of the oceans, than the one that has been mined in our history.

Crocodiles often swallow stones to easily stay underwater.

Each photograph of an atomic bomb has been photographed by Harold Edgerton.

Popeye the Marine has 4 nephews, which are called: Pipeye, Peepeye, Pupeye and Poopeye.

William Shakespeare was made a mockery because he could never spell his name well, even when he was older, he did not succeed the first time.

Before making the rubber to erase, bread crumb was used.

In the Bible it is never mentioned that Adam and Eve have eaten an apple, the myth started from the painting of Albrecht Dürer made in 1507.

The opposite side of a die will always add 7.

A really intelligent man dared to send a house built of partition by mail in 1916. The government could not resist and had to make the shipment. The house weighed 40,000 tons. A week later it was banned.

While you sleep, your sense of smell goes "off".

Astronauts are prevented from eating beans and any other food that can produce gas, as they affect the interior of the space suit.

Buthan is the only country where it is not known how many people live. Citizens decided to stop doing it since 1975, since this takes a lot of time and is not of great importance. It is one of the most peaceful places on earth.

Polar bears only eat the skin and fat of seals, they leave meat for smaller bears and other scavengers.

It has been proven that contraceptive pills also work in gorillas.

In Russia, a transit officer can fine you if your car is very dirty.

Hummingbirds are the only birds that can not walk.

Ronald Wayne is the third founder of Apple, but he sold his shares which represented 10% of the company in 800 dollars. The sale was due to the fact that a week after the company was founded, he was afraid to pay the loans that had been requested to buy computer equipment. Today his fortune would be 7000 million dollars.

In Sedona, United States, there is one of the strangest McDonalds, which has the M painted turquoise. This is because the government did not believe that yellow combined with the forested area in the city.

The jenga is the second best selling game in history, the word means "Build" in the Swahili language.

Cinderella is known as "Rashin Coatie" in Scotland, "Zezolla" in Italy and "Yeh-hsien" in China.

The gray hair appears because as we age the hair follicle pigment cells die. They are responsible for producing melanin, which gives the color.

The word "Comet" comes from the Greek word "Kometes", which means "long hair". It is obvious that they refer to them in this way because of the "tail" they bring behind them.

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