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Chameleons often have tongues longer than their bodies.
The first ten feet of the ocean hold as much heat as the Earth's entire atmosphere.
A large sunspot can last for about a week.
A single bacteria cell, given all the food it needs, could divide into a ball of cells the size of the Earth in 24 hours.
The mass of our entire atmosphere is estimated to be some 5.5 quadrillion tons (55 followed by 14 zeros).
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Although it is closest to the Sun, Mercury has ice in its craters.
Gold and Copper are the only two non-white metals.
The common pond frog is ready to breed when it is only three years old.
Starfish don't have brains.
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