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Algebra, trigonometry and calculus came from India. Quadratic equations were propounded by Sridharacharya in the 11th century
The largest numbers the Greeks and the Romans used were 106 whereas Hindus used numbers as big as 10 to the power of 53 with specific names as early as 5000 BCE during the Vedic period
Chess (Shataranja or AshtaPada) was invented in India
Twenty-Four-Karat Gold is not pure gold; there is a small amount of copper in it. Absolutely pure gold is so soft that it can be molded with the hands
In 18th century English gambling dens, there was an employee whose only job was to swallow the dice if there was a police raid
According to Newton's Law of Motion, when a car going 60 miles per hour in one direction gets hit by a mosquito going one mile per hour in the opposite direction, the car will slow down one-millionth of a mile per hour
When a person dies, hearing is generally the last sense to go. The first sense lost is usually sight. Then follow taste, smell, and touch
A perfectly clean fire produces almost no smoke. Smoke simply means that a fire is not burning properly and that bits of unburned material are escaping
When he was a child, Blaise Pascal once locked himself in his room for several days and would not allow anyone to enter. When he emerged, he had figured out all of Euclid's geometrical propositions totally on his own
X-rays of the Mona Lisa show that there are three completely different version of the same subject, all painted by Leonardo, under the final portrait
 
 
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