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  • 1
    Men can read smaller print than women can; women can hear better.
  • 2
    An iceberg contains more heat than a lit match.
  • 3
    The chlorine smell in swimming pools is accentuated by the chemical's reaction with impurities (like poop.)
  • 4
    There's a company in China that allows you to hire someone to stand in line for you for $3-$5 an hour.
  • 5
    NYC's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) dumps old subway cars into the ocean to serve as artificial reef.
  • 6
    When Heinz ketchup leaves the bottle, it travels at a rate of 25 miles per year.
  • 7
    The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because when it was built, engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.
  • 8
    People spend about two weeks of their lives at traffic lights!
  • 9
    You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than a poisonous spider!
  • 10
    'X' became symbolic for a kiss because in the middle ages when alot of people were illiterate and they used to sign documents with an X and then kiss it for sincerity.
  • 11
    The only king without a moustache in a deck of cards is the king of hearts.
  • 12
    The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
  • 13
    Studies show that the colder the room you sleep in, the more likely you are to have a bad dream.
  • 14
    Camping can help to reset your body clock, according to research.
  • 15
    A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove!

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