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Did you know – 11/26/2012

1. Hugging for 20 seconds releases Oxytocin, which can make someone trust you more

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2.  Astronauts have a patch of Velcro inside their helmets so they can scratch their nose.

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3.  In the 1800’s it was considered cruel and unusual punishment to feed prisoners lobster. It was like making people eat rats

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4.  Gandhi used to sleep naked next to young indian girls in order to test his resolve to chastity.

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5. Since 1945  all British Tanks have come equipped with tea making facilities

Every British tank since the centurion and most other British AFVs, Challenger 2 contains a boiling vessel (BV) also known as a kettle or bivvie for water which can be used to brew tea produce other hot beverages and heat boil-in-the-bag meals contained in  ration packs This BV requirement is general for armoured vehicles of the British Armed Forces, and is unique to the armed forces of the UK.

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