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More germs are transferred shaking hands than kissing.
Oxygen is the most abundant element in the Earth's crust, waters, and atmosphere (about 49.5%).
If you could throw a snowball fast enough, it would totally vaporize when it hit a brick wall.
An ant can lift things 10 times its own weight, and ants do not sleep.
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
The common goldfish is the only animal that can see both infra-red and ultra-violet light.
A diamond will not dissolve in acid. The only thing that can destroy it is intense heat.
Only humans sleep on their backs.
Rats multiply so quickly that in 18 months, two rats could have over 1 million descendents.
A large sunspot can last for about a week.
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