Check out some interesting facts of our world…….
In the first half of the XX century in the Summer Olympic Games included competitions among painters, architects, sculptors, musicians and poets
The close physical contact promotes the development of more active male hormone oxytocin. The influence of this hormone (at least partly) can be explained by loyalty and devotion peculiar to men in monogamous relationships.
American agronomist Norman Borlaug developed new varieties of grain yield which was four times higher than normal. The invention Borlaug helped save the lives of over a billion people, that allows us to call it one of the most influential people in history.
According to NASA scientists person is able to hold more than 30 seconds in space without a spacesuit without serious health consequences.
Ronald Reagan was once an FBI informant in Hollywood and regularly denounced “where necessary” for the actors, who are suspected in the conduct subversive activities.
The United States has developed a neurostimulator implant that, when implanted in a woman’s body, giving her the opportunity to have an orgasm at any time – just click on the supplied remote.
At the beginning of collaboration Jobs cheated Steve Wozniak. Shortstop started the development of a video game Breakout for Atari, and agreement to share revenue 50/50. For this project Atari paid Jobs $ 5000. Jobs lied, that the fee was $ 700 for two, with the result that Wozniak received only $ 350. Fraud he learned only a few years later.
The Babylonians used a sexagesimal number system, so we divide the hour into 60 minutes, circle – 360 degrees and so on.
On the body of some old or not very effective working termites appear unique, filled with toxic substances “backpacks” that can “explode” if the insect feel danger. These termites, in essence, act as suicide bombers, when the colony is attacked.
In 18th century England, pineapple served as one of the indicators of high social status. Often the owners rented a pineapple on the evening guests to demonstrate their worth.