16 March, 2017
While stretching, bamboo is 11 times firmer than steel
15 March, 2017
In a casino, there are no clocks and windows of transparent glass
Sold as treatment
14 March, 2017
In the end of the XIXth century Coca-Cola was being sold as a treatment for hangover, headache and impotence.
13 March, 2017
On the surface of an ordinary office table there are 400 times more bacteria than on a toilet seat.
Propose to a man
11 March, 2017
February, 29, in Ireland is the day when women propose to men. This tradition takes its roots in a XI century law, obliging a man who would refuse her proposal, pay a fine.
10 March, 2017
An arrow, shot from a medieval bow, could cover a distance over 300 meters, - it is the length of two football fields.
9 March, 2017
The oldest functioning university is situated in Bologna, - it was founded in 1088
8 March, 2017
Being 168 cm high, Napoleon was higher than an average French of his epoch