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6 Facts About Calories

  1. If you average out the calorie consumption per day in America, it’s 3,790 calories per day per person.
  2. There are no calories in tea or coffee (just in the milk and sugar that you add…)
  3.  New York restaurants are now legally obliged to display calorie counts on menus … and in the UK, government ministers are calling for similar legislation.
  4.  Eating a high-calorie diet when pregnant is linked to giving birth to boys rather than girls. (The rise in low-calorie diets in the developed world is seen as one possible reason for the increasing number of female babies being born compared to male babies.)
  5. The average deep fried mars bar contains almost 1,000 calories – that could be most of your daily allowance, if you’re a small female office dieter.
  6. The Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps eats 12,000 calories per day whilst training – that’s enough calories to feel ten sedentary office dieters!

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6 Facts About Cats Part(III)

  1. A cat’s heart beats nearly twice as fast as a human heart, at 110 to 140 beats a minute.
  2. Cats don’t have sweat glands over their bodies like humans do. Instead, they sweat only through their paws.
  3. Cats spend nearly 1/3 of their waking hours cleaning themselves.
  4. The most expensive cat was an Asian Leopard cat (ALC)-Domestic Shorthair (DSH) hybrid named Zeus. Zeus, who is 90% ALC and 10% DSH, has an asking price of £100,000 ($154,000).
  5. The cat who holds the record for the longest non-fatal fall is Andy. He fell from the 16th floor of an apartment building (about 200 ft/.06 km) and survived.
  6. The richest cat is Blackie who was left £15 million by his owner, Ben Rea.

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6 Facts About Cats Part(II)

  1. The world’s rarest coffee, Kopi Luwak, comes from Indonesia where a wildcat known as the luwak lives. The cat eats coffee berries and the coffee beans inside pass through the stomach. The beans are harvested from the cat’s dung heaps and then cleaned and roasted. Kopi Luwak sells for about $500 for a 450 g (1 lb) bag.
  2. Approximately 1/3 of cat owners think their pets are able to read their minds.
  3. Most cats had short hair until about 100 years ago, when it became fashionable to own cats and experiment with breeding.
  4. A commemorative tower was built in Scotland for a cat named Towser, who caught nearly 30,000 mice in her lifetime.
  5. In the 1750s, Europeans introduced cats into the Americas to control pests.
  6. The normal body temperature of a cat is between 100.5 ° and 102.5 °F. A cat is sick if its temperature goes below 100 ° or above 103 °F.

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6 Facts About Cats

  1. Every year, nearly four million cats are eaten in Asia.
  2. On average, cats spend 2/3 of every day sleeping. That means a nine-year-old cat has been awake for only three years of its life.
  3. There are more than 500 million domestic cats in the world, with approximately 40 recognized breeds.
  4. Many Egyptians worshipped the goddess Bast, who had a woman’s body and a cat’s head.
  5. In the original Italian version of Cinderella, the benevolent fairy godmother figure was a cat.
  6. In Holland’s embassy in Moscow, Russia, the staff noticed that the two Siamese cats kept meowing and clawing at the walls of the building. Their owners finally investigated, thinking they would find mice. Instead, they discovered microphones hidden by Russian spies. The cats heard the microphones when they turned on.

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6 Facts About Fruits Part(II)

  1. Thereare over 7000 different types of apples grown all over the world.
  2. The cabbage encloses nearly as much water as watermelon. Watermeloncontains 92% water where cabbage is 90% and carrots are 87%
  3. Avocado leaves are harmful to animals and the fruits may also poisonous to some birds
  4. Dried fruits contain more calories than fresh fruits. Since drying process takes out water and volume
  5. Eating an Apple is a more reliable method of staying awake than consuming a cup of coffee.The natural sugar in an apple is more potent than the caffeine in coffee.
  6. Lychee seeds are poisonous and should not be eaten.

6 Large Candies That You’ll Crave

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  1. World’s Largest Gummy Bear Is 5lbs: Amazon Link
  2. World’s Largest Startburst Bag is 54Oz: Amazon Link
  3. World’s Largest Twizzlers Box Is 5lbs: Amazon Link
  4. World’s Largest JawBreaker Is 2.25″ In Diameter: Amazon Link
  5. World’s Largest Chocolate Bar(Hersheys) Is 5lbs: Amazon Link
  6. World’s Longest Gummy Worm Is 2 Feet: Amazon Link

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6 Facts About Fruits And Herbs

  1. A strawberry is not an actual berry, but a banana is.
  2. Apples float in water because they are 25% air.
  3. An average strawberry has around 200 seeds
  4. Banana is not a fruit in reality, it is a herb
  5. Many years ago explorers used watermelons to carry water on long expeditions
  6. In the 19th century British sailors ate limes to prevent Scurvy

6 Facts About Facebook

  1. The average Facebook User Has 140 Friends.
  2. The Average Facebook User Spends 25Minutes Per Day On Facebook.
  3. Facebook is the No.1 Publisher of Online Ads.
  4. 48% of Local Businesses Use Facebook To Reach Their Costumers.
  5. Facebook Has 10.3Million Registered Users.
  6. 3/4 Internet Users Visit Facebook Atleast Once a Month.

4 Facts About The Call Of Duty MW3

  1. The world record sales. November 12, 2011 Activision representatives reported that the third year in a row game series Call of Duty sets a world record sales in the field of entertainment: the first 24 hours in the U.S. and Britain sold more than 6.5 million copies of the game.
  2. For the first 5 days of sales game set new record: for the five days from the sale of game was bailed out more than 775 million U.S. dollars.
  3. In Paris, a few days before the game was robbed by a truck, carrying the game shop, getting ready to start selling. A total of 6000 had been stolen copies of the game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
  4. On the day of starting the game armed with 18-year-old tried to rob a man who had just bought Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, the game, but the latter kept his head and drew the robber fled.Police detained the offender in the store GameStop, where he was standing in line for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

Fact #126

Americans consumed more than twenty billion hot dogs in 2000.

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