The Chinese mountain Southern Sky Column, which became the prototype of some landscapes in the film James Cameron's "Avatar", was renamed by the local authorities and since then bears the name of "Hallelujah, Avatar!".
It is difficult to say, lucky or unlucky was an American stuntman Evel Knievel. During his life he made a lot of tricks on a motorcycle, but he broke the 37 different bones in his body and in total he spent three years of his life in hospitals. However, despite this, he was able to live up to as much as 69 years!
Once students of ancient Greek philosopher Plato asked him to give a definition of man. He replied: "Man is an animal on two legs, devoid of feathers." However, after Diogenes of Sinope brought to the Academy cock plucked and presented it as "Plato's man ', then he revised his definition by adding “… and with flat nails”.
The liquid derived from fresh meat is not blood. It consists primarily of water, and it has a reddish hue because of presence of myoglobin protein.
In order to stop the illegal cutting of Christmas trees in the parks before Christmas, some city governments have trees sprinkled with fox urine. On the street it freezes and is not felt. However, if a sprinkled Christmas tree is brought home, it begins to spread an unbearable stench and it is impossible to get rid from it.