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The human body has enough fat to produce 7 bars of soap.
If a pinhead-size piece of the Sun were placed on Earth, one would have to stand as far as 145 kilometers (90 miles) away to be safe.
The world's largest amphibian is the giant salamander. It can grow up to 5 ft. in length.
A pup (baby shark) is born ready to take care of itself. The mother shark leaves the pup to fend for itself and the pup usually makes a fast get away before the mother tries to eat it!
Fish are the only vertebrates that outnumber birds.
It could take as many as 30 chicken eggs to equal the volume of an ostrich egg.
When you get goose bumps and your hair stands, the hair helps to trap air, making you feel warmer by keeping in your body heat.
When hydrogen burns in the air, water is formed.
Although a giraffe's neck is 1.5 - 1.8 metres, it contains the same number of vertebrae at a human neck.
The common goldfish is the only animal that can see both infra-red and ultra-violet light.
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