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. 

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