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Why they used to put lead in wine

In the early nineties of the seventeenth century, the German city of Ulm and its surroundings were struck by an unusual epidemic

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People who got rich off chance find

Accidental Finds in 1992, Eric Baus, an amateur treasure hunter from Suffolk County, England, was approached by a local farmer

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Interesting facts about diamonds

Diamonds are valuable not only in jewelry but also in industry. They are used in optics and electronics, as well as for making drills and cutters of particular strength

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Interesting facts about corn

The homeland of corn is Mexico. It was here several thousand years ago that it could be domesticated by local Indians. The wild corn cobs were tiny

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The Ténéré Tree - The Loneliest Tree on Earth Killed by a Drunk Driver

No one could explain - how, in the northeastern African state of Niger in the Ténéré desert, the acacia tree, which has been called the loneliest tree on Earth, grew?

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Interesting facts about wine cork

An unusual ceremony took place in 2002 in New York City at Grand Central Station

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Cher Ami is a pigeon hero

Geese once saved Rome from falling during the invasion of the Huns.

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Interesting facts about books

As they say, the book is a friend of man, but some people still do not appreciate this invaluable source of knowledge and pleasure, forgetting that several centuries ago reading books was available only to the select few

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Interesting facts about lead

People learned to process and use lead long before iron because of its malleability and softness

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