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Gold and Copper are the only two non-white metals.
A single bacteria cell, given all the food it needs, could divide into a ball of cells the size of the Earth in 24 hours.
The diameter of a proton is approximately 0.000000000001 mm or 1/25,000,000,000,000 of an inch.
A bucket full of water contains more atoms than there are bucketfuls of water in the Atlantic Ocean.
A cosmic year is the amount of time it takes the Sun to revolve around the center of the Milky Way, about 225 million years.
The star Alpha Herculis is so big that 25 of our entire solar system would have to be placed end to end to equal the star's diameter.
Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards.
A worm is both male and female at the same time (a hermaphrodite.)
Diamonds are the hardest known substance, which contain only the element carbon.
2 and 5 are the only primes that end in 2 or 5.
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