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frozen vegetables are often more nutritious than fresh ones, and other facts

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Based on shadows, astronomers have pinpointed the exact moment Life Magazine’s iconic Times Square Kiss took place - 5:51 PM on August 14, 1945.

Research shows that kids start to understand their gender at two years old, and can easily identify it by three years old.

NASA has a Planetary Protection Officer whose job is to prevent us from contaminating other planets.

Queen Elizabeth II is the longest-reigning British monarch ever, surpassing Queen Victoria.

In France, a megabyte is called a “mega-octet” because “byte” means “cock” and “megabyte” is unintentionally rude.

The filming of the movie ‘Titanic’ cost more than the Titanic itself!

Stars don’t appear to be moving, but they are actually traveling roughly 1,000 times faster than the fastest spacecraft that’s ever flown.

As of 2016, the modern British Army has more horses than tanks.

If you can see a rainbow you must have your back to the sun. If you don’t, you can’t see it.

The steel industry, in 1943, introduced the 5-day, 40 ho…