Dec
7
2014

The Most Expensive Homes In The World

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Well, I guess it’s everyone’s dream to own an expensive, multi-million dollar house. With wishing good luck to whoever is really confident about owning one, one day, I would give others a delight and excitement that they would feel in ogling the mansions and penthouses owned by the extraordinarily rich. Here’s a list showing the [...]

Jul
19
2014

Biggest Meteor Strikes in History

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    5. Manicouagan Crater – Quebec, Canada – 215 million years ago What became known as Lake Manicouagan was created through an asteroid impact over 200 million years ago. This gigantic crater has a 62-mile (100 km) diameter.   4. Woodleigh Crater – Western Australia – 364 million years ago - With a diameter varying up to [...]

May
17
2014

Biggest Smokers in the World by Countries

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1. Serbia – 2,869 cigarettes per adult annually   Topping the list as a clear winner, Serbia managed to reach the 2,869 mark and grab the title of the world’s top-smoking country. 2.Bulgaria – 2,822 cigarettes per adult annually Eastern Europe again, this time around a bit closer to the Black Sea. It’s Bulgaria we’re [...]

Apr
10
2014

Facts About General Elections in India

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Okay, ladies and gentlemen, so one of the biggest shows on earth is unravelling in the heartlands of India nowadays. What better time than this to have a look at some election trivia. So once again, here we go !!!! Facts About General Elections in India: *Designed by Electronics Corporation of India Ltd. and Bharat [...]

Mar
30
2014

Biggest Nuclear Explosions of All Time

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5. Operation Ivy – Mike (1952) – 10.4 megatons - As the largest pure fission nuclear bomb ever tested in the US, Ivy King gets to kick off our list with 500 times more power that the legendary Nagasaki bomb from World War II. 4. Operation Castle – Romeo (1954) – 11 megatons - Detonated at the same [...]

Mar
15
2014

World’s Most Photographed Tigress

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MACHALI !! Machali (T-16), the royal tigress is the most famed in India and is exclusively the pride of Ranthambore National Park. The glorious palaces, lakes and fort of Ranthambore are the major strong hold of Machali. It is the most photographed tigress in Ranthambore (and also credited to be World’s Most Photographed Tigress ) and [...]

Mar
2
2014

World’s Longest Aircraft

World's longest aircraft

World’s longest hybrid aircraft, Airlander, was unveiled in Britain’s biggest aircraft hangar in Cardington, central England on 28 February 2014. The helium-filled hybrid aircraft, could be used for suveillance and carrying aid to disaster-hit zones. It has been developed by Hybrid Air Vehicles, (HAV), a Cranfield-based company in Britain. Airlander is a 300-feet (91 metres) long aircraft. ”Our [...]

Feb
23
2014

World’s Biggest Gold Coin

World's biggest coin

  World’s biggest gold coin was crafted by the Perth Minth, a company from Australia that manufactures coins. The coin weights one tonne, and is 31 inches (80 cm) in diameter and nearly 5 inches (12 cm) deep. It is made up of 99.9 percent pure gold, and has a legal tender value of $1 million [...]

Feb
16
2014

World’s Most Interesting Persons (#1)

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Why just places ? Humans can be interesting too !! Very interesting, in fact !! So here we are, bringing you interesting facts about some really interesting personalities from around the world. And no, we are not talking about the ad for Dos Equis beer !! Haha !! World’s Most Interesting Persons (#1) Lorenz Peter [...]

Feb
16
2014

World’s Biggest Mountain Carving

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The tittle of world’s biggest mountain carving goes to the Crazy Horse Memorial, dedicated to the legendary Native American war chief Crazy Horse. At the moment, only a small part of the carving is completed (his face), but it’s already humongous. For example, you could fit all four Mount Rushmore heads in its skull. When you think [...]

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