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A N C I E N T H I S T O R Y
- During the building of the Egyptian Pyramids in 2500 BC all workers were paid the same way. Architects, stone cutters and slaves were all compensated with beer.
S C I E N C E
- The 2010 Chilean earthquake moved the city of Concepcion 10 feet to the west according to GPS. What is even more impressive is that the quake was so strong that it shifted the Earth’s axis and shortened our day by 1.26 millionths of a second.
H E A L T H
- You should never buy farm raised salmon. It is low in Omega-3 fatty acids, (if any) and the flesh of the salmon is white until fed pink dyed food pellets. Wild caught salmon is rich in Omega-3′s because of it’s rich diet of shrimp like krill. Over a period of eating the krill in the ocean the salmon naturally turn pink and full of benefits to the heart from the HDL cholesterol. Only buy wild caught salmon.
U S E L E S S F A C T S
- Hershey’s Chocolate Co. makes 80 million Hershey’s Kisses every single day.
- It was an onslaught of hate mail against NASA that got the first space shuttle named Enterprise. NASA was planning on naming the shuttle, Constitution. The hundreds of thousands of letters from loyal Star Trek fans in 1976 prompted NASA to change its mind.