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  • The cruise liner, Queen Elizabeth II, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
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  • The fingerprints of koala bears are virtually indistinguishable from those of humans, so much so that they could be confused at a crime scene.
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  • The 'pound' key on your keyboard (#) is called an octotroph.
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  • The longest one-syllable word in the English language is 'screeched.'
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  • A pig's orgasm lasts 30 minutes.
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