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Random Interesting Facts
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A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove!
You can actually sharpen the blades on a pencil sharpener by wrapping your pencils in aluminum foil before inserting them.
62% of us pop our zits.
The full moon causes a tidal wave to roll up the Amazon river once in day and once in night for a period of only three weeks in a year. This results in continuous 4m high wave that can be surfed for up to 13km.
Around 300 ft uphill from the highest water level reached by the 2011 Tōhoku tsunami sits a centuries-old stone marker that warns: “Do not build your homes below this point!”
The world’s smallest book, “Teeny Ted from Turnip Town”, is 100×70 micrometers in size and requires a scanning electron microscope to read, as light beams are too large.
Over its lifetime, the average microwave requires more energy to display a digital clock than to heat food.
The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.