Some Interesting Facts!

Discussion in 'The ChitChat Lounge' started by lord_neo, Aug 18, 2005.

  1. lord_neo

    lord_neo Guest

    * There was once a country called Prussia. After World War II, it was divided among Poland, Germany,

    * A tree in metropolitan area will survive for approximately eight years.

    * A volcano has enough power to shoot ash as high as 50 km into the atmosphere.

    * An acre of trees can remove about 13 tons of dust and gases every year.

    * An olive tree can live up to 1500 years.

    * Angel Falls in Venezuela is the world's highest waterfall, at 979 meters.

    * Astronauts get taller when they are in space.

    * Canada has more inland waters and lakes than any other country in the world.

    * Corals take a long time to grow. Some corals only grow one centimeter in one year.

    * Despite being over 27 times smaller, Norway's total coastline is longer than the USA's.

    * Devon, England has about 33,000 miles of hedgerows, more hedgerows than any other country.

    * Each day the sun causes about one trillion tons of water to evaporate.
  2. akkyy21

    akkyy21 #%@!$&

    Soooooooooooooooooo educative,..........................
  3. sambitsatpathy

    sambitsatpathy New Member

    yeah am in canada now... and man this country is beautiful for all that water....albeit in summer...

    gotta do something abt that sun....such a thirsty guy...give him some beer... :beer:
  4. dharmatma

    dharmatma Banned

    *lord_neo makes threads with same topics.
  5. ssslayer

    ssslayer Banned

    which other thread?
    which same topic?
  6. dharmatma

    dharmatma Banned

  7. ssslayer

    ssslayer Banned

    that was a lot better ... so this one should 've been "Some less Interesting Facts!"
  8. cYpHeR

    cYpHeR Banned

  9. ssslayer

    ssslayer Banned

    oh yeah ... that fornication thing ... hahahaa ... how could i ever forget it ...
  10. lord_neo

    lord_neo Guest

    I believe these are different facts then in those threads.
  11. rocking_devil

    rocking_devil Banned

    @akkyy - cool avatar man!thats awsome!
  12. ssslayer

    ssslayer Banned

    yeah thats y i gave that thread topic ... ;) ...

    i did take into account that the data there was diff from data here
  13. mr singh

    mr singh New Member

    ok, i got another 1... lake titicaca (or sumtin along them lines) in peru is the highest navigable lake...
    what thats meant 2 mean, dont ask but its true
  14. guns_n_gore

    guns_n_gore hell raiser

    hows this "it is only given 2 angels and cupids 2 fly"

    said bishop wright and his sons were the first to fly

    when the inventor of the mobile asked loan in a bank the manger said about his idea was
    was follish because"people would not like carry rockets in their pockets"
  15. nadish

    nadish Active Member

    This topic really increased my knowledge...
  16. shsnawada

    shsnawada Cyborgs & Pasta

    That was in WWI, in WWII it was divided between USSR and Poland.
  17. rocking_devil

    rocking_devil Banned

    heres another interesting fact ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::
    every thrad by VISHWA81US becomes a hot thread!

    yeah............its right and virually proven in igt!:p::grin:

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