Ask one group to work on encouraging and the other on discouraging situations. Each group member should try to think of at least one situation.
Get our updates on: Know more, then please send to DBerro aol. Blueberry juice boosts memory When cats are happy or pleased, they squeeze their eyes shut The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell Each year, aboutdetectable earthquakes occur in the world.
Aboutof those can be felt and about of them cause damage. The tongue is the only body muscle that is attached from one end only. They also enjoy it more. The city of Portland in Oregon was named after a coin toss in Heads for Portland and tails for Boston.
A queen bee lays eggs a day No president of the United States was an only child for his parents Laughter is a proven way to lose weight Pumice is the only rock that floats in water The African cicada fly spends 17 years sleeping, then wakes up for two weeks, mates and then die.
The vibrator was originally used as a medicinal treatment for female "hysteria" during the 19th century Reno, Nevada has the highest rate of alcoholism in the U.
The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper. During good sex, endorphins are released, which are powerful painkillers. Another one that was proven wrong by Mythbusters. In South Africa it is a law that single ply toilet paper must have sheets in the roll Low frequencies sounds are heard by babies inside the womb Humming bird is the only bird that can fly backwards The vagina and the eye are self-cleaning organs Seatbelts first became mandatory in The sperm count of the average American male is down 30 percent from 30 years ago.
Diamonds are not that rare, De Beers creates an artificial scarcity by stockpiling mined diamonds and selling them in small amounts As of May, ; 1.
She legally married 23 men one after the other; each marriage ending in the divorce of death of the husband. That was apparently not true, thanks for those who pointed this out.
Scottish throw confetti like many how it is in many countries. In some other countries, they throw rice. Natural pearls melt in vinegar Licorice or liquorice and avocado are among the food that sets the mood for love making An olive tree can live up to years The dial tone of a normal telephone is in the key of "F" Cleopatra married two of her brothers There are ways to make change for a dollar The tradition of brides carrying a bouquet of flowers started with the brides trying to hide their body odor Buttermilk does not contain any butter Before toilet paper was invented, French royalty wiped their bottoms with fine linen The earth is about 6,,, tons in weight A goldfish has a memory span of about 3 seconds.
I was corrected on that by a friend who stated that: The goldfish has a memory of 3-months instead of 3 seconds. Goldfish "can be trained to memorize mazes for up to one month, and can be trained to press levers for food, even at a specific time of day.
Was corrected about that, it is actually a Canadian flag. No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, victim, silver or purple. I was corrected about "orange" by a friend: Marilyn Monroe had six toes on one foot.
She actually had a normal set of The mistake was caused by a clump of sand on her feet during a photo shoot when she was known as Norma Jeane. Appears to be an urban legend. The rule of thumb refers to a primitive way of writing measurements before a standardized system.
The thumb width at that time was considered closed to about 1 inch - maybe on average, the thumbs of our ancestors were thicker! Onions do have a flavor because you can taste anything that you can smell.
Particles of whatever you are smelling make their way past your nasal passage and onto your taste-buds Soccer players run on average as many as 6 miles during the course of a game Red wine will spoil if exposed to light; hence tinted bottles One quarter of the bones in the human body is in the feet Dogs and cats, like humans, are either right or left handed paw.
Polar bears with transparent, fluffy fur actually have black skin The largest hummus dish was prepared in Lebanon. It weighed 10, Kg.
Some kinds of sharks lay the biggest eggs in the world; most other kinds of sharks give live birth. The blue whale can produce the loudest sound of any animal. At decibels, the noise can be detected over kilometres away The day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day for plumbers in the US The eyes of the chameleon can move independently.
It can see in two different directions at the same time The total weight of skin for an average adult human is 6 pounds. No longer on the list as of In honour of Apollo 11, here are 11 strange facts you didn't know about the first Moon landing.
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