1.”Yogakshemam vahamyaham”, the slogan of L.I.C. is
derived from the Bhagavadgita.
2. New Amsterdam becomes New York on September 8, 1664.
3.Ronald Amundsen, the explorer reached the South Pole and
North Pole first.
4.Hampi is the Kishkindha of Ramayana.
5.Upside down water falls exist in Waikiki beach, Oahu, Hawaii.
6. Indonesia is a country of 13,466 islands.
7. Christopher Columbus sighted Venezuela in 1498, August 1.
8.Salt Lake City was founded on July 24, 1847.It is the capital of
the U.S.state of Utah.
9.In Chinese Alphabet(a system known as Hanyu Pinyin) there are
23 consonants and 24 vowels that are formed from a combination
of 26 letters of Roman Alphabet.
10.Researchers, studying the Turritopsis (the immortal jelly fish)
will lead to breakthroughs in reversing the human aging process.
11.Except human beings spiders are the only other creatures that
sleep on their backs.
12.All animals shed basal and reflex tears but only human beings
shed emotional tears.
13.Kangaroo rat can go literally its entire life without once drinking
14.The bulldog never sleeps.
15.Horses, zebras and elephants sleep standing up.
16. Majority of animals on earth lack eye lids so most animals sleep
with their eyes open.