1001 Gruesome Facts by Helen Otway PDF

By Helen Otway

ISBN-10: 0572033958

ISBN-13: 9780572033958

Comic strip duo make examining a voyage via gruesomeness - extra attention-grabbing than the common reference book.*Gruesome evidence are well known on radio, television and in booklet format.*Appeals to oldsters because it encourages young children to widen their reading.*Children will take pleasure in telling family and friends approximately their examining.

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Gruesome Food Facts Caffeine is a plant substance that paralyzes and kills insects. It is found in chocolate, cola, tea and coffee and is a central nervous system stimulant. Large amounts of caffeine can cause an irregular heartbeat, insomnia and muscle twitching. When she looked inside the burger, there was another one in there too! The company issued an apology for the incident. Asafoetida is a stinky spice that comes from plant sap and is also known as devil’s dung or devil’s dirt. It smells revolting as a powder but tastes delicious when cooked.

In traditional Italian cooking, a piece of sharpened horse’s leg bone called a spinto is used to test whether a ham is cooked. Cow’s milk contains tiny amounts of pus and blood cells. If you’re lucky, you might get some traces of antibiotics too. The death cap is one of the world’s most toxic mushrooms. Because it looks similar to edible mushrooms, it accounts for 50 per cent of all mushroom-poisoning cases. Symptoms include coma, jaundice and even death. The edible part of a jackfruit is surrounded with sticky, white latex goo that clings to the fingers.

Gruesome Food Facts Caffeine is a plant substance that paralyzes and kills insects. It is found in chocolate, cola, tea and coffee and is a central nervous system stimulant. Large amounts of caffeine can cause an irregular heartbeat, insomnia and muscle twitching. When she looked inside the burger, there was another one in there too! The company issued an apology for the incident. Asafoetida is a stinky spice that comes from plant sap and is also known as devil’s dung or devil’s dirt. It smells revolting as a powder but tastes delicious when cooked.

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