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Top 8 Countries Where People Live the Longest

Top 8 Countries Where People Live the Longest

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In today’s fast paced and stressful times the average life expectancy around the world has gone down to 71 years. To cheer you and maybe tempt you to move to these places, a few countries are listed, which have longer life expectancy, comparatively. Since women live longer than men, women’s life expectancy is taken into consideration while listing these countries. Japan   With an average life expectancy of 87 years Japan surpasses several countries, leaving many to wonder what aspect of Japanese culture this can be attributed to. Spain Spanish culture and the Mediterranean diet seem to be the reason for Spain’s commendable average life expectancy of 85.1 years.
7 Dangerous Birds All Over the World

7 Dangerous Birds All Over the World

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Birds are one of the loveliest creatures of the Mother Nature. They are often kept as pets at your home. But all of these birds are not meant to keep at home as some of them are too dangerous. Here is a list of seven dangerous birds you which will like to kill you. The Lammergeyer It is the German term used for the lamb vulture. They prefer the sick or dying lambs to live on. These birds love the soft marrow inside the bones and they drop them on the rocks to shatter. Threats to human life are posed by them. Mute swan One of the largest, most aggressive and territorial waterfowls is the mute swan. They are mostly found in the North America. They can span their wings up to seven feet and serious injuries like broken bones, eye injuries and bruises can occur. Australian Mag...
7 Bizarre Customs All Over the World

7 Bizarre Customs All Over the World

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Customs are present all over the world. Not a single country is there, where you will not come by any custom. Here you will get seven bizarre customs from all around the world: Saluting a lonely magpie- from the UK In many parts of the UK, lonely magpies are saluted as they are regarded as ill omens one for sorrow and the other one for mirth. It is believed that a single magpie can bring a bad luck. When the plane lands, all applaud-from Poland This is a peculiar feature among the Polish people to applaud when the plane lands. But no exact reason is found behind this activity. Pulling fingers is a custom-in Australia Finger pulling is a serious sport in Australia. This sport has strict rules and the athletes try to drag the competitor with the help of finger. Congra...
7 Beautiful But Poisonous Flowers All Over The Globe

7 Beautiful But Poisonous Flowers All Over The Globe

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It is a commonly favorite factor of all to appreciate the beautiful flowers. They become the part of decoration, makeup, love, worship and many more expressions related to our daily life. But all the beautiful flowers are not so pleasant; some of them are poisonous too! Here you will get seven varieties of flowers, which are poisonous despite of being beautiful to look at. Daphne: This flower has a good fragrance. But all the other parts of the flower are poisonous, specifically the sap and berries. Cerbera Odolllom: It is known as the ‘suicide tree’. The poison of this tree, which is an alkoid toxin, has a paralyzing effect. These flowers are also quite beautiful to look at. Bloodroot: This is a member of the poppy family. It is sometimes called, ‘Sweet slumber’. In i
7 Weirdest Traditions All Over The World

7 Weirdest Traditions All Over The World

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Various traditions are found all over the world and here you will get a list of seven weirdest traditions, you have hardly known ever. Feeding The Dead-Rome This tradition is found in the burial grounds of Vatican, Rome. These graves contain pipes leading towards outside of the Graveyard. Honey, food staff and wine were supplied through these pipes to the dead bodies. The tradition of Carrying Pregnant Women over Burning Coal-China In the Chinese traditions, it is believed that if a husband carries his pregnant wife over burning coals bare feet, the wife will have an easy and successful labor. Living with the Dead: Indonesia Sounds quite dangerous! This tradition is taken from the Toraja, an ethnic group in South Sulawesi, Indonesia, where the family arranged money for funera
Top 8 Most Googled Countries in the World

Top 8 Most Googled Countries in the World

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Google, the most popular search engine, is often the first place we go to while trying to get information about any country, be it for general knowledge, getting to know economics or businesses, or cultures or for travel purposes. We list the ‘most Googled countries in the world’ which might have nothing in common with each other but are definitely sort after by people on the web. Luxembourg At the top of the list for the most Googled countries is Luxembourg, a small country in Western Europe, which attracts tourists due to its old buildings and cultural areas. Also the Grand Duke of Luxembourg is the last one in the world. Singapore A small country in Southeast Asia, Singapore has to its credit rustic buildings, gardens, amusement parks, technological inventions and advance