Top 10 Shark Facts

Great White Sharks can go as long as three months without eating Whale Sharks can live up to 100 years Sharks have an astounding sense of smell, so powerful that they can detect a single drop of blood in an Olympic-sized pool Shark’s need to swim, or they will sink Sharks  seemingly are the only […]

Top 10 Cricket Facts

The only cricketer to play Test cricket for India and England is Saif Ali Khan’s grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi. On the morning of 11/11/11 South Africa needed 111 runs to win at 11:11 Sir Don Bradman has just hit 6 sixes in his entire career Virender Sehwag’s highest scores in T20, ODI and Tests […]

Top 10 Milky Way

The name “milky” is derived from the Greek word “Galaxias” and it is used to describe its appearance as a dim glowing band which arches across the night sky – making individual stars indistinguishable to the naked eye. It Has a Halo, but You Can’t Directly See It Scientists believe that 90% of our galaxy’s […]

Top 10 Christmas Facts

In A.D. 350, Pope Julius I, bishop of Rome, proclaimed December 25 the official celebration date for the birthday of Christ. Christmas is a contraction of “Christ’s Mass,” which is derived from the Old English Cristes mæsse (first recorded in 1038). The letter “X” in Greek is the first letter of Christ, and “Xmas” has […]

Top 10 Ocean Facts

Water pressure at the deepest point in the ocean is more than 8 tons per square inch, the equivalent of one person trying to hold 50 jumbo jets. The oceans provide 99 % of the Earth’s living space- the largest space in our universe known to be inhabited by living organisms If we could capture […]

Top 10 Football Facts

Football originated in China around 476 B.C.  Football is the most played and most watched sport on earth. The largest Football tournament saw no less than 5,098 teams. They competed in 1999 for the second Bangkok League Seven-a-Side Competition. Over 35,000 players participated. Football players run an average of 9.65 kms during every game. The […]

Top 10 Earth Facts

It is the only planet that has an atmosphere containing 21 percent oxygen. It is the only planet in the solar system that has life. It is the only planet that has liquid water on its surface. The Earth takes 365¼ days to complete its orbit round the Sun.  The Earth’s year is therefore 365 […]

Top 10 Dogs Facts

There are more than 150 dog breeds, divided into 8 classes: sporting, hound, working, terrier, toy, non-sporting, herding, and miscellaneous. Dogs may not have as many taste buds as we do (they have about 1,700 on their tongues, while we humans have about 9,000), but that doesn’t mean they’re not discriminating eaters. They have over […]

Top 10 Diwali Facts

The word Diwali means “the row of lighted lamps (diyas)” in Hindi. Diwali is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the Hindu month of Kartika. Hinduism is a major religion of India, and is considered to be the oldest religion in the world. More than 800 million people celebrate this festival It is a national holiday in India, Trinidad & Tobago, Myanmar, Nepal, […]