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161 Seaweed can grow up to 12 inches per day!
162 Recycling one glass jar, saves enough energy to watch T.V for 3 hours!
163 Pollen never deteriorates. It is one of the few natural substances that lasts indefinitely.
164 Pollen can travel up to 500 miles in a day.
165 On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every year.
166 Oak trees can live 200 or more years.
167 No piece of square dry paper can be folded more than 7 times in half!
168 No matter its size or thickness, no piece of paper can be folded in half more than 8 times.
169 Ninety-nine percent of pumpkins sold in the United States are for the sole purpose of decoration.
170 Most lipstick contains fish scales!
171 More than 6,000 people with pillow-related injuries check into U.S. emergency rooms every year!
172 More than 50% of Americans fall asleep on their sides.
173 More than 10% of the world's salt is used to de-ice American roads.
174 More Americans have died in car accidents than have died in all the wars ever fought by the United States.
175 Marlboro cigarettes sold in New York contain more tar and nicotine than those sold in all other states!
176 Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula"!
177 Linen can absorb up to 20 times its weight in moisture before it feels damp!
178 Less than 3% of the water produced at a large municipal water treatment plant is used for drinking purposes!
179 Kilts are not native to Scotland. They originated in France.
180 It takes the same amount of time to age a cigar as wine.
181 It takes 492 seconds for sunlight to reach the Earth!
182 It is estimated that millions of trees in the world are accidentally planted by squirrels who bury nuts and then forget where they hid them!
183 In Tokyo, a bicycle is faster than a car for most trips of less than 50 minutes!Picture
184 In the White House, there are 13,092 knives, forks and spoons!
185 In the U.S., more than 10% of lottery prizes go unclaimed!
186 In many countries, urine was used as a detergent for washing.
187 In an average hour, there are over 61,000 Americans airborne over the United States.
188 In a year approximately 900 million trees are cut down to make the raw materials needed for American pulp mills and paper.
189 In 21 U.S. states, WALMART is the single largest employer.
190 In 2003, the U.S. Government spent about $2,000,000.00 on potato research!
191 If you took a standard slinky and stretched it out it would measure 87 feet.
192 If you flip a coin ten times, the odds against its coming up with the same side showing each time are 1,023 to 1.
193 If you counted 24 hours a day, it would take 31,688 years to reach one trillion!
194 Hong Kong has more Rolls Royces per person than anywhere else in the world.
195 Extremely high pressured water can easily cut through a steel beam.
196 Each year, more than 50,000 people are injured by jewelry in the U.S.
197 Each day, more than $40 Trillion Dollars changes hands worldwide.
198 Each 5 m.p.h. you drive over 60 m.p.h. is like paying an additional $.10 a gallon for gas!
199 During his or her lifetime, the average human will grow 590 miles of hair.
200 Diamonds mined in Brazil are harder than those found in Africa.
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