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8 little-known facts that will take all your thoughts

Do you know why people knock on wood for luck? Or how did Leonardo da Vinci treat animals? If you are eager to learn something new everyday this article is right for you.



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46 Comments
jfhubel
Carroll Price, People today have a greater desire and the resources for cleanliness than back then. I love showers but find the daily ritual of shaving to be quite time consuming and boring, besides my wife likes the beard
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Jun 15, 2021 4:55PM
franksmerg
Leonardo for animal rights was way ahead of his time. The other man ahead of his time was Nikola Tesla who predicted the internet only 80 years before it happened.
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Jan 7, 2020 4:36PM
Dennis Wray
Eye opening
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Oct 29, 2019 7:33PM
Judy Wilson
This was quite interesting!
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Oct 15, 2019 8:50PM
Pamela Spallin
Love to read new facts
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Oct 10, 2019 5:20PM
Ilias Tsiabardas
Thank you for learning several things ,the only two things that I New is #1spirit bears (kermode bears ,they're living in britishColumbia Canada ,i live in Canada.and #2 knock on Wood .
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Sep 3, 2019 9:34PM
Carroll Price
I can believe the thing about beards harboring TB bacteria, along with millions of other bacteria. Seems strange that humans apparently posses an urge to revert back to unenlightened habits and practices.
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Jul 8, 2019 10:58AM
Sue Gembrini-Spataro
Learned several things new.
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May 8, 2019 12:43AM
Patricia Elliott
Very interesting thank you for sharing this information I like the one about knocking on wood. I might try it for good luck!
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Apr 30, 2019 4:40PM
Valerie Moody
Really good enjoyed reading
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Apr 29, 2019 11:15PM
Richard G Schwartz
Enjoyed reading this.
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Apr 16, 2019 4:56PM
Linalinda Eichin
Many thanks for sharing inspiring interesting information
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Apr 10, 2019 7:41PM
Mark Hesson
Marcy Youker, No what?
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Mar 26, 2019 4:38PM
Lydia McClelland
Love the facts - especially about knocking on wood. Will share it when appropriate!
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Mar 23, 2019 12:59PM
Maryalyce Jeanne Johnsen
Enjoyed reading this one. Liked the one about knocking on wood. Neat to learn of the Celtic origin!
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Mar 23, 2019 12:13PM

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