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General Knowledge

  • According to astronomy, when you wish upon a star, you're actually a few million years late. That star is dead. Due to stars being millions of light years away from us the light has just reached us Millions of years after the light was shed by the star.
  • There are more than 2700 languages spokent in the world


  • Life Span of House Flies is just 14 Days



  • Bats are the only mammals that can fly.
  • Elephants can smell water up to 3 miles away. They are also one of the three mammals that undergo menopause – the other two being humpback whales and human females.



  • Ostriches is the heavyiest bird on the earth. It can not fly but it can run faster than horses, and the male ostriches can roar like lions.



  • The oldest encyclopedia in existaence was written in the 1st century by Roman scholer  Pliny the Elder,called Naturel History,has 37 volumes.



  • The worlds first stone lighthouse was lit by only 24 candles


Fruits and Vegitables

  • The tomato is the world's most popular fruit , selling more than bananas and oranges.