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The Sun travels at a speed of 250km (155 miles) per second, but it still takes 230 million years for it to complete a single revolution of the galaxy.
As an adult, you have more than 20 square feet of skin on your body--about the same square footage as a blanket for a queen-sized bed.
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
Eighty-five percent of all the plants and animals live in the sea.
Each time lightning strikes, some Ozone gas is produced, thus strengthening the Ozone Layer in the Earth's atmosphere.
In total there is said to be around 400 million dogs in the world.
Pluto is no longer considered a planet. It is now known as a "Dwarf Planet".
The Stegosaurus dinosaur measured up to 30 feet (9.1 meters) long but had a brain the size of a walnut.
21978 when multiplied by 4 is the same number with digits in reverse order: 21978 x 4 = 87912
Elephants have been known to remain standing after they die.
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