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When glass breaks, the cracks move at speeds of more than 4,500 km/h (3,000 miles).
Elephants are the largest land-living mammal in the world.
The pressure at the centre of the Earth is 27,000 tons per square inch.
An Octopus has three hearts.
Bananas are actually giant herbs - related to the orchid family.
You can remember the value of Pi (3.1415926) by counting each word's letters in "May I have a large container of coffee?"
It is estimated that a plastic container can resist decomposition for as long as 50,000 years.
Sneezes can travel up to 100mph
Water expands by about 10% as it freezes.
Armadillos can walk underwater.
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