15 SHORT curious fact that will enhance your erudition in 5 minutes
• 15 short curious fact that will enhance your erudition in 5 minutes
1. At the center of the city post-apocalyptic computer game Fallout 3 has a nuclear bomb, which the player can explode if desired. The Japanese localization of games this bomb can not explode.
2. After the cremation of American rapper Tupac Shakur members of the group he founded Outlawz mixed the ashes with marijuana and smoke it remains Shakur.
3. Investigation of 43 fruits and vegetables, conducted in 2004, showed that the nutritional value of the fruits of the last half century has decreased significantly.
4. When the actors on set has to inhale the "cocaine" (the role of which is played innocent powder mixture) smeared prop straw inside with petroleum jelly to make the most of the powder remains on the walls.
5. Stomachs vultures yadrena produce enough acid that can digest even anthrax.
6. The first President of the Zimbabwe bore the name of a banana. During his rule, the country had a law banning jokes about the names of the head of state.
7. Each year, from the famous Trevi Fountain (Rome, Italy) "caught" more than a million euros - coins, which are traditionally thrown to tourists. This money goes to the supermarket financing for the poor.
8. The human and canine brain has the ability to "decrypt" issued by each other sounds. To a certain extent, of course, but still. Dogs, in particular, can understand human laughter.
9. The Japanese porn industry is experiencing an acute shortage of actors-men: 10 thousand women account for only 70 men.
10. Yugoslavia King Alexander I refused to participate in any public events was on Tuesday, as three of his family members died in this day of the week. In the end, he decided to do away with the "silly superstition." One Tuesdays King paid an official visit to Marseilles and was shot by a terrorist.
11. Every first Friday of the month the staff Jack Daniels the company together with the salary obtained by a free bottle of Jack Daniels whiskey.
12. In a number of mandatory requirements for training American astronauts includes the study of the Russian language. They should, if necessary, be able to manage the ISS using the instructions in Russian.
13. The creators of the film "Poltergeist" (1982) was used during the filming of the actual skeletons as they were cheaper plastic.
14. At the end of the Vietnamese version of the famous fairy tale Cinderella (Tam-Kam) divides the evil sister, adds body pieces into the pot, cook and sends this food stepmother. She eats a meal with a big appetite, it has not yet found the bottom of the pot the head of his daughter, and then die from the shock.
15. Upon return from space, even after many months, some astronauts sometimes let things unconsciously expecting that they will continue to hang in the air, as is the case of weightlessness.