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By David Braun

Whilst a farmer in Spain captured a two-headed snake in 2002, scientists desired to learn it. while National Geographic day-by-day News released a narrative concerning the discovery, humans desired to learn all approximately it. greater than 1000000 humans clicked at the web site and saved coming again for extra unbelievably precise tales. an online sensation was once born.
Since then, greater than a hundred million participants have clicked on tales prepare by means of David Braun and his crack group of editors for National Geographic day-by-day News. And readers can't get adequate information regarding the usually bizarre, occasionally outstanding issues being found via scientists each day--incredible flying sharks, the unusual intercourse lives of geese, mind-controlling fungus that turns ants into zombies, and the darkest planet within the universe.
This reader beneficial properties the main wildly well known, exceptionally bizarre, and completely real tales from nationwide Geographic's Daily News website awarded in a compact, fact-filled reader. will probably be a must have for fanatics of Braun's web site and for lovers of "fun fact" books just like the Uncle Johns rest room Reader sequence. The hundreds of thousands of lovers who stick with David Braun's National Geographic day-by-day News should be delighted with this terrific reader packed with their favorites from the web site. the most well-liked ones are all right here offered in a full of life, attractive structure that's exciting for the brain and straightforward at the pockets.

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Now the bad news. If you’re exactly 50 years old this means you have been alive for 18,262 days. 50 years is also 438,288 hours, 26,297,280 minutes or 1,577,836,800 seconds. 38 If anyone asks, it might be best to give your age in days. Having lived 18,262 days doesn’t sound quite so bad does it, you young whippersnapper? Giving your age in seconds will, however, be less flattering. Telling people you have lived for a period of well over one and a half billion anythings is probably going to make you sound quite old.

Now the bad news. If you’re exactly 50 years old this means you have been alive for 18,262 days. 50 years is also 438,288 hours, 26,297,280 minutes or 1,577,836,800 seconds. 38 If anyone asks, it might be best to give your age in days. Having lived 18,262 days doesn’t sound quite so bad does it, you young whippersnapper? Giving your age in seconds will, however, be less flattering. Telling people you have lived for a period of well over one and a half billion anythings is probably going to make you sound quite old.

British inventor Joseph Swan was 50 when he first demonstrated his British-patented light bulb – though most remember the similar achievements of some American whippersnapper called Edison who patented it first. ) A shelf full of diet books – spines un-bent 55 Amusing lights and other large decorations to put on the outside of your house each Christmas A garage full of exercise equipment (as new) 56 THINGS THAT YOU WILL TAKE A SUDDEN INTEREST IN Other peoples’ operations 57 The weather Pension annuity levels Newspaper articles on heart attack warning signs Finding grammatical errors in newspapers, adverts, etc.

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