Fact Cards

621-Karen Gillan-To prepare for the role of Nebula in Guardians of the Galaxy, Karen Gillan shaved her head.

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622-Frostproof-A town in Florida was named Frostproof as a marketing plot to claim that the town would never have a citrus frost. Less than two years after its founding a frost killed most of the citrus in town.

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623-John Leray mathematician-John Leray was a French Mathematician who concealed his proficiency with differential equations to avoid working for the Nazis. While in a POW camp, he developed sheaves, sheaf cohomology, and spectral sequences which are important tools for modern Algebraic Geometry.

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624-Robert M-Robert M. Bond, an American Airforce Sergeant found a dead General while he was on his way to work at area 25, a nuclear test area in Nevada. It turns out the General had ejected while flying a captured Russian Mig at Mach 2. The force of the air at that speed instantly snapped his neck and killed him.

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625-US GPS free-

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626-Steve McQueen-The United States Airforce provides the use of GPS signals free of charge to the entire world.

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627-Bear killing deal-Steve McQueen's infidelity saved his life. He was supposed to attend the dinner party where the Manson family murdered Sharon Tate and others, but skipped it after he

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628-Central park-In 2010, Anar Mammadov, the son of the transport minister in Azerbaijan drunkenly ordered that a restaurant's dancing bear be killed and grilled so that he could eat it. He woke up the next morning, hung over, to a bill for the agreed-upon bear-killing fee of $1.2 million.

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629-Natural nuclear reactor-More money was spent buying Central Park's land than all of Alaska.

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630-Ben Salomon WW2 Dentist-1.7 billion years ago, there was a natural nuclear reactor that ran for a few hundred thousand years.

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  1. Would you mind if I started to post these facts on iFunny? I really think people would love them and I would of course credit and link your website.

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