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India qualified for the 1950 World Cup, but they refused to go.

The history of the India national football team dates back to the 1930s. They have never played in the World Cup, although they qualified...

US Air Force connects 1,760 PlayStation 3’s to build supercomputer.

About the 33rd largest supercomputer in the world right now is the US Air Force Research Laboratory's (AFRL) newest system, which has a core...

China produces 44% of the world’s apple (fruit) and 100% of the Apple Inc.’s...

While annual sales of the fruit beat out annual production of Apple Mac and iOS technology in sheer weight (71 million vs. 138,000 tons),...

There used to be fake Apple stores in China, even staff were convinced they...

A total of 22 fake Apple stores have been uncovered in one Chinese city. Authorities in Kunming began searching out the copycats after pictures of...

5 Breathtaking Ghost Towns of 20th Century from Around the World.

It is hard to leave a home permanently unless there is a compelling reason for it. Throughout human history, people have migrated to escape...

In Dubai you can get a helicopter instead of a taxi.

For those throwing down the AED2,250 (about $612) per person, they can be assured that the ride will not disappoint. Passengers will get door-to-door...

Vegetable in Alaska grow gigantic because they receive 20 hours of sunlight.

Everything in Alaska is a little bit bigger — even the produce. A 138-pound cabbage, 65-pound cantaloupe and 35-pound broccoli are just a few...

70% of all the emails sent are spam.

A recent study by IT Security company Kaspersky Lab found that more than 70% of email sent in Q2 was actually spam, an increase...

15% of American adults do not use the Internet.

At this point the Internet seems pretty ubiquitous to most of us. But there are still more holdouts than you might imagine. Fifteen percent...

China has treatment camps for Internet addicts.

Since the 2004 establishment of the country's first Internet Addiction Center, the military-run boot camp in Beijing where Wang took her son, more than...
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