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Healthy human nails grow about 2 cm each year. Fingernails grow four times as fast as toenails.
Hummingbirds are the only animals able to fly backwards.
An average human's blood vessels, laid end to end, would be significantly longer than the circumference of Earth.
A human heart beats 100,000 times a day.
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.
A thimbleful of a neutron star would weigh over 100 million tons.
You shed and regrow your skin every 28 days, that's about 1000 times in a lifetime.
An adult human heart can pump more than 1,900 gallons of blood every day.
Lionesses are better hunters than males and do most of the hunting for a pride.
The first ten feet of the ocean hold as much heat as the Earth's entire atmosphere.
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