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The calories burned daily by the sled dogs running in Alaska’s annual Iditarod race average 10,000. The 1,149-mile race …

30 November 2008

The calories burned daily by the sled dogs running in Alaska’s annual Iditarod race average 10,000. The 1,149-mile race commemorates the 1925 Race for Life when 20 volunteer mushers relayed medicine from Anchorage to Nome to battle a children’s diphtheria epidemic. See more: Fascinating Facts : Sanjeev.NETwork

The Butterfinger candy bar was first produced by Chicago’s Curtiss Candy Co. in 1923. …

30 November 2008

The Butterfinger candy bar was first produced by Chicago’s Curtiss Candy Co. in 1923. As an advertising ploy, candy bars were dropped from an airplane on cities in 40 states. See more: Fascinating Facts : Sanjeev.NETwork

The Burramundy, a fish, grows up as a male, but after 2 years or so, it …

30 November 2008

The Burramundy, a fish, grows up as a male, but after 2 years or so, it turns into a female to breed. (i think papaya(papua?) trees are the same) See more: Fascinating Facts : Sanjeev.NETwork

The bubbles in Guiness beer sink to the bottom …

30 November 2008

The bubbles in Guiness beer sink to the bottom rather than float to the top as in other beers. See more: Fascinating Facts : Sanjeev.NETwork

The Brownie box camera, introduced by Eastman Kodak, sold for …

29 November 2008

The Brownie box camera, introduced by Eastman Kodak, sold for $1.00 in 1900. The camera’s 6-exposure film sold for 15 cents. See more: Fascinating Facts : Sanjeev.NETwork


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