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Ritesh Warke On Friday, April 15, 2011
-- A person can live
without food for about a
month, but only about a
week without water.
If the amount of water in
your body is reduced by just 1%, you'll feel thirsty.
If it's reduced by 10%,

you'll die.

-- Money notes are not
made from paper, they are
made mostly from a
special blend of cotton
and linen. In 1932, when a
shortage of cash occurred in Tenino, Washington,
USA, notes were made out
of wood for a brief

-- Joseph Niepce
developed the world's
first photographic image
in 1827. Thomas Edison
and W K L Dickson
introduced the film camera in 1894. But the
first projection of an
image on a screen was
made by a German priest.
In 1646, Athanasius
Kircher used a candle or oil lamp to project hand-
painted images onto a
white screen.

--Did you know the first
bicycle that was made in
1817 by Baron von Drais
didn't have any pedals?
People walked it along.

--Gottlieb Daimler also built the world's first taxi in 1897. It was called the Daimler Victoria and had a taxi meter. On 16 June of that year the taxi was delivered to Stuttgart transportation entrepreneur Friedrich Greiner who used it to start the world's first motorized taxi company.

This Post is written by: Ritesh R. Warke GPRS Expert & Webmaster. Ritesh R. Warke is a professional Ethical hacker, web designer and front end web developer.


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