Fascinating facts: part 6

– A shark’s liver occupies approximately 40% of its mass.

– Bulls can produce up to 150 litres of saliva a day

– There are currently more mormons in the world than Jews. Mormonism is the fastest growing religion in the Western Hemisphere.

– Since Peter the Great wanted to follow the European rise to greatness and Europeans were clean-shaven, he introduced a Beard Tax.

– Skype was born in Estonia. So was marzipan (unless you ask ze Germans).

– The Queen was once given five tonnes of dried fruit as a gift.


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