Did you know...     Kangaroos can’t walk backwards!       Australia is the only continent in the world that doesn’t have a volcano!      Rabbits and Parrots can see what is behind them without turning their head!      Venus is the only planet in the Solar System that rotates clockwise; all others rotate anti-clockwise!      Honey is the only food that doesn’t get spoilt!       Hands and feet have half the bones in the human body!      Apples float in water! That’s because they are made up of 25% air!       Human eyes can see over 10 million colours!       The deepest point in the ocean is the Mariana Trench which is 11km or 6.9 miles deep!      Robert Peary was the first person to reach North Pole in the year 1909!      During the summer months in the Arctic, the sun doesn’t set at all!      The human heart beats 72 times a minute and women’s heart beats faster than men’s!       85% of the world’s plant life is found in the ocean!

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Chocolate Easter Eggs

    Ingredients: 3/4 cup chunky peanut butter 1/4 cup butter or margarine (softened) 1 cup flaked coconut 1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts 1-1/2 to 2 cups confectioner’s sugar (divided) 2 cups (12 oz.)...

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We are running out of Chocolates !

It’s Easter time and it makes me think of chocolate covered Easter Eggs. But did you know that the world is running out of chocolates? That in a few years time there may be...

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April Fools Day Around the World

Here’s a little background on the day that has us all looking forward to it all year.  And a look at some of the biggest pranks on people over the years and not necessarily...

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The Union Budget

          Budget was the common word across TV, Print and Web during the last week of February in India.  How many of you understand what a budget is?  Let me...

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A Busy but beautiful Station

Mumbai’s Victoria terminus is not only a train station but a beautiful building that attracts many tourists from India and abroad.                 It is a symbol of...

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Doggy Facts

Dogs are man’s best friends. Let’s see how much do we know about them! The oldest a dog is known to have lived till the age of 29 years! In human terms this is...

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Here comes Nao, the humanoid robot

Nao, the humanoid robot helps children with their handwriting and adults with their banking needs             Mitsubishi Bank plans to introduce Nao, a 58cm-tall robot, at some of its...

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World’s Ugliest Animal

What looks like a grumpy old man and lives at the bottom of the Indian Ocean?  It’s the world’s ugliest animal, the blob fish!               It lives between Tanzania in Africa...

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                          Want to know what Benora of Mumbai aged 11 years did with this leaf?   Click the image to read further………...