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Minus 40 degrees Celsius is exactly the same temperature as minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
The noble gas Xenon lasers can cut through materials that are so tough even diamond tipped blades will not cut.
Because of the unusual shape of their legs, kangaroos and emus struggle to walk backwards.
Lightning strikes about 6,000 times per minute on our planet.
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!
The human brain is 2% of the body's weight but uses a hungry 20% of its energy.
Hawaii is moving toward Japan 10 centimetres (4 inches) every year.
An iguana can stay under water for twenty-eight minutes.
The animal with the largest brain in relation to its body is the ant.
95% of all the animal species on the earth are insects.
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