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  • Plutonium - first weighed on August 20th, 1942, by University of Chicago scientists Glenn Seaborg and his colleagues - was the first man-made element.
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  • The average lead pencil will draw a line 35 miles long or write approximately 50,000 English words.
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  • Figlet, an ASCII font converter program, stands for Frank, Ian and Glenn's LETters.
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  • The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.
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  • Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
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  • Money isn't made out of paper; it's made out of cotton.
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  • 'Stewardesses' is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.
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  • The average secretary's left hand does 56% of the typing.
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