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Only humans sleep on their backs.
Due to its size, Pluto's moon Charon is also considered to be a double dwarf planet (two planets orbiting each other), rather than a moon orbiting its planet.
A solar panel 100 miles by 100 miles (161x161km) in the Mojave Desert (USA) could replace all the coal now burned to generate electricity in the entire U.S.
Minus 40 degrees Celsius is exactly the same temperature as minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
On a clear day, a beam of sunlight can be reflected off a mirror and seen up to 40km away.
The largest of modern constellations is Hydra.
An average adult body contains around 1/2 pound (250g) of salt.
Gallium is a metal which melts on palm of the hand, due to its low melting point (29.76° C).
There are more living organisms on the skin of a single human being than there are human beings on the surface of the earth.
One inch (2.5cm) of rain is equal to 10 inches (25cm) of snow.
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