|During the Roman time, Salt was worth its weight in Gold and Soldiers were sometimes paid in salt, hence the word 'Salary'!|
|Did you know:|
In the Town Barrow located in Alaska, the sun sets on November 18 and rises on January 23. During this period, there is complete darkness for 67 days!
|Did you know the American currency is made of cotton and not paper? According to the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the US paper currency is made up of 75% cotton and 25% linen.|
|A man obsessed with body modifications has TUSKS fitted to look like an Orc. Orc, 41, tattooed 80 percent of his body, including his EYES and eight subdermal piercings. He has also had his tongue split!|
|Did you know an Octopus has 9 brains, 3 hearts and blue blood!|
|During the reign of King Leopold II of Belgium in Congo, the man you see in the picture failed to reach his daily rubber collection quota, in the year 1904. To punish him, the Belgian officers cut off the hand and foot of his 5-year old daughter. The man named Nsala is seen staring at his daughter's remains in the picture. The officers didn't stop there. They killed his daughter and wife and cannibalized their bodies!|
|It's a common prank among Japanese kids to stick fingers into other people's butts when they are not looking. It's called Kancho!|
|19 December 2016: India scored their highest total in Test Cricket (759/7).|
19 December 2020: India scored their lowest total in Test Cricket (36 all out)!
|Shrek was actually based on a real person named Maurice Tillet. He was a French wrestler who married an extremely beautiful woman named Olga!|
|There is a restaurant in Spain that grills its food over a volcano. This dormant volcano has been peacefully gurgling below the surface since its last eruption in 1824!|