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Cats have powerful night vision, allowing them to see at light levels six times lower than what a human needs in order to see.
Humans get a little taller in space because there is no gravity pulling down on them.
Jupiter is so big that twice the mass of the rest of our Solar System's planets combined would still not be enough to equal its mass.
Sharks do not have a single bone in their bodies. Instead they have a skeleton made up of cartilage; the same type of tough, flexible tissue that makes up human ears and noses.
Your blood vessels, if laid end to end, would encircle the globe twice over.
Drinking is one of the most dangerous times for a giraffe. While it is getting a drink it cannot keep a look out for predators and is vulnerable to attack.
The moon is one million times drier than the Gobi Desert.
Armadillos can walk underwater.
On average women say 7,000 words per day. Men manage just over 2,000.
A dwarf star is so dense that it would take 8 men to lift a teaspoon full of its matter.
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