24 Unexpected Facts That Had Us StupefiedTranslate

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Did you know that a bald head is considered to be the epitome of female beauty, the panda isn’t a bear but a raccoon, and a cat has unique rights according to one of the religions? In this article, there are even more amazing facts about our planet that you have most likely never heard of!

Dimplify has collected some interesting facts from all over the world that will definitely astonish you.

The First Alarm Clock Could Ring Only At 4 AM.

The first alarm clock could ring only at 4 AM.

The first alarm clock in the world was invented by Levi Hutchins in 1787. He just wanted to construct it for himself so he wouldn’t sleep through work and that’s why his alarm clock could only ring at 4 AM.

2 weeks of screenwriting work may cost $500,000. If you’ve always wanted to make it in Hollywood, study screenwriting.

A British Man Managed To travel Around The World On a bicycle In 79 days.

A British man managed to travel around the world on a bicycle in 79 days.
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British cyclist Mark Beaumont traveled around the globe in 79 days. He got up at 3:30 AM every morning and spent 16 hours a day on his bike for 76 days to cover 18,000 miles.

Even though this alcohol appeared earlier, January 31, 1865 is considered to be its official birthday. On this day, the famous Russian chemist Dmitry Mendeleev defended his doctoral dissertation On the connection of alcohol with water.

Einstein Didn’t Wear Socks.

Einstein didn’t wear socks.
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Einstein said:

“When I was young I found out that the big toe always ends up making a hole in a sock. So I stopped wearing socks.”

“Why wear both shoes and socks when one of them would do nicely.”

In Western China, People Add Salt To tea.

In Western China, people add salt to tea.
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For example, in Tibet, people add yak butter and salt to their tea and then they mix all the ingredients and drink it. Such a weird beverage prevents dehydration and helps restore energy. Tourists may find the taste to be really disgusting.

Cats Are The Only Animals That Can Visit Mosques.

Cats are the only animals that can visit mosques.

According to the legend, the prophet Muhammad loved his cat so much that he never woke it up when it was sleeping and did his ablutions from the same water that the cat drank. Not to disturb the cat while it was sleeping on his sleeves, Muhammad cut off the sleeves of his robe and put it on.

Do you know of any other interesting facts? If you do, feel free to share them with us in the comments section below!

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