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Some interesting facts:
✓ Did you know? An egg can not be broken by squeezing both its ends.
✓ The lion's mane jellyfish is the largest species of jellyfish, reaching a width of 7.5 feet, with tentacles up to 121.4 feet long.
✓ You can't see your own eyes in motion when looking in a mirror because your brain blocks out the images while the eyes are moving, which makes you blind at these moments.
✓ 1 million seconds is about 11 days. 1 billion seconds is ~32 years. 1 trillion is ~32,000 years. 1 quadrillion is ~32,000,000 years.
✓ Cherenkov radiation is like the sonic-boom of light. When matter moves faster then the phase velocity of light, then this blue electromagnetic radiation is emitted.
✓ A typical used mattress contains from 100,000 to 10 million dust mites.
✓ When you jump, you actually move the whole earth a tiny bit.
✓ The earth travels at a speed of 330 miles per second, which means that in one minute you are about 11,800 miles away from where you were.
✓ Intel’s factories produce over five billion transistors every second.
✓ Getting closer to the ground causes the earth to spin a tiny bit faster, which causes the day to be a tiny bit shorter.
✓ A blue whale's tongue can weigh as much as an elephant.
✓ We have gaze detection networks in our brains that contain individual neurons that fire when someone is staring directly at us but stop firing if the gaze shifts just a degree or two.
✓ In 1945 a computer malfunctioned because of a moth caught in one of it's circuits. A computer error is called a bug ever since.
✓ Roy Cleveland Sullivan was hit by lightning on seven different occasions, and he survived all of them.
✓ Dolphins have been trained to turn in trash in exchange for fish. One dolphin was smart enough to hide paper under a rock and tear off small pieces in order to get more fish.
✓ People mostly get sick in the winter from being indoors, where germs can circulate more freely, and not from the cold.
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