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3 Weird Facts You Didn't Know Were Actually True

The world is a strange and incredible place and people say truth is a stranger as compared to fiction. There are very many truths in the world you have never known and most people only take them to be fictions. In this article I will share with you some of the most incredible truths. Below are some common facts you never knew about.

1. Many words we know were created with meaning but the word "bonobo resulted from a misspelling. This is a name used to refer to apes that were first found in the town of Bolobo in Zaire. However, the word was misspelled on the shipping containment where the ape was as Bonobo and it stuck that way for those who read it.

2. When dolphins sleep, they sleep with one eye open. These are considered to be one of the smartest animals on the planet. They reserve some consciousness when they sleep so that they can see when predators come. Being partially conscious does not affect the activeness of the animal during day.

3. The first vacuum cleaners were drawn by horses. This is because the vacuum cleaner was so big that it had to be drawn from house to house by horses. The big hoses were then put into the house through the window and the dirty sucked into a glass container.

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