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If a pulsar's (small star made up of densely packed neutrons) piece the size of a small coin landed on Earth, it would weigh approximately 100 million tons.
Wolves in the Arctic have to travel much longer distances than wolves in the forest to find food and will sometimes go for several days without eating.
Lake Baikal is the deepest lake in the world.
The DNA in a single human cell is 37 metres long when unraveled.
It takes approximately 12 hours for humans to entirely digest their food.
There are more beetles than any other kind of creature in the world.
Despite being closest to the sun, Mercury is not the hottest planet. The hottest planet is Venus (at 462 Celsius).
The human body has enough fat to produce 7 bars of soap.
20/20 vision means the eye can see normally at 20 feet. 20/15 is better; the eye can see at 20 feet what another eye sees at 15 feet.
An alligator may go through 2,000 to 3,000 teeth in a lifetime.
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