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The Earth weighs 6.6 sextillion tons, or 5.97 x 1024 kg.
Wolves have two layers of fur, an undercoat and a top coat, which allow them to survive in temperatures as low at minus 40 degrees Celsius! In warmer weather they flatten their fur to keep cool.
Some species of earthworm can have as many as 10 hearts.
If you slowly pour a handful of salt into a totally full glass of water it will not overflow. In fact, the water level will go down.
The Pistol Star is the most luminous star known - 10 million times the power of the Sun and as big as the size of Earth's entire orbit around the Sun.
A lightning bolt is 3 times hotter than the sun.
Gold and Copper are the only two non-white metals.
A gallon of water weighs 8.34 pounds (3.8kg).
Humans get a little taller in space because there is no gravity pulling down on them.
Chameleons often have tongues longer than their bodies.
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