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Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Amazing Facts About Electricity

                               Top 10 surprising facts about Electricity:
                                     
1.Sun radiates more energy in 15 minutes than 1 year of global human energy
consumption.
       2. Single line of lightening can creates 3,000,0000 volts and last less than 1                        second.
       3. Flames conduct electricity.
       4. A typical microwave  oven consumes more electricity powering its digital                     clock  than it does heating food.        
       5. The element Selenium conducts electricity only when a light is shined on it. In             dark, it is insulator.          
       6. Ore trains in Sweden traveling down to the coast generate five times the                        amount of electricity they use, powering nearby towns and the return trip for                   other trains.
       7. A Platypus hunts electricity and has 80 different kinds of venomous toxins.
       8. Sometimes during a week, electricity prices can drop below zero in Europe.
       9. The first power plant- owned by Thomas Edison - opened in New York city in                  1882.
       10.  In 1950s a scientist at Tulane University discovered the "pleasure centers" of                 the brain by zapping it with electricity and gave a woman 30-minutes orgasm.  
                                                                            

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