Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Did you know that....?


1. In 2013 was stopped highway construction in Iceland due to the elves, which will be, as the local ecosystem, damaged by the contructions.

2. Under the glacier in Antarctica, which is sites rough several kilometres, is land.

3. There are 4 national anthems, with no official lyrics, these are anthem of Spain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo and San Marino.

4. During sleep hold sea otters hands, to don´t lost each other.

5. If you want to run before a crocodile, you have run in zig-zag.  

6. Sheep, duck and cock were first animals in hot air balloon.

7. Air raid shelters located in Stockport, UK, were originally built as a place for garage.

8. In 1963 was by volcanic activity created island Surtsey, near Iceland.

9. First elephant hospital in the world opened Soraida Salwala in 1993.

10. Average human dream lasts only for few seconds.

Friday, 26 October 2018

Did you know that....?

1.       On court of George I was living also „Wild Peter,“ abandoned boy found in German forest. Even he get therapies and best teachers, attempts to civilize him, failed. There is a presumption that boy could had Pitt-Hopkins syndrome, disorder which cause  among other things also developmental delay.

2.       Left lung consists of 2 parts and right lung of 3.

3.       Dolphin doesn´t have automatical breath. To not die, dolphins are sleeping partly. For part of the night they close one eye and let sleep one part of the brain, then they change eyes to let rest second part of brain.

4.       The smallest snake is the Barbados threadsnake (Leptotyphlops carlae). Adults has approximately 10 cm.

5.       Daniel Hess, invetor of first vacuum cleaner, was originally carpet cleaner who invented first machine that type, because of his asthma.

6.       Iridology is scientific discipline, which examines through our iris health status.

7.       In army we can find different animals like dogs, rats, elephants, dolphins, seals, camels, horses, etc.

8.       Horse can´t breathe through his mouth.

9.       People originally did not believe that platypus is real animal, they thought that to the beaver´s leather was stitched beak.

10.   Hedgehog is not eating apples or pears as is often painted. Typical food for them are worms, caterpillars and insects.  

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Did you know that....?


  1. The most southern active volcano is Mount Erebus located in Antarctica.
  2. The first elephant, to which was given prosthesis replacing the missing limb was in 2007 7 – months old Mosha.
  3. Dickin Medal is a British war medal awarded exclusively to animals
  4. Each chinese zodiac animal didn´t has only his year, but even his 2 hours in day.
  5. Chinese fortune cookie were first time been made by Japanese immigrants in United States.
  6. In Europe are only few geysers with cold water. One is in Slovakia, one in Germany and few on Iceland.
  7. Original name of Mickey Mouse was Mortimer Mouse.
  8. King George V, was one of the people, who saw phantom ship, generally know as Flying Dutchman.
  9. The name of the Pacific Ocean is based on Mare Pacificum, which was given by Fernão de Magalhães, during his first voyage, during which he did not notice any storm. The paradox is, that this ocean is the most stormy.
  10. Robert Scott tried to reach as first South Pole with ponies. This attempt was not the luckiest , as the race of South Pole won Roald Amundsen with dogs.