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More than half the dust in your house probably consists of shed human skin cells.
There's enough gold in the Earth's crust to cover the entire land surface knee-deep.
Elephants have been known to remain standing after they die.
Human eyes can distinguish as many as 10 million distinct color variations.
Seventy percent of the dust in your home consists of shed human skin
From the age of thirty, humans gradually begin to shrink in size.
Whales that are found in both Northern and Southern hemisphere never meet or breed together. Their migration is timed so that they are never in breeding areas at the same time.
There are more insects in a single square mile of fertile soil than there are people on the entire earth.
While only 2% in weight, the human brain requires 15% of the body's heart work, 20% of oxygen and 25% of all glucose.
Lightning strikes about 6,000 times per minute on our planet.
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