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  • Hummingbirds are the only animal that can fly backwards.
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  • There is a city called Rome on every continent.
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  • The first fossilized specimen of Australopithecus afarenisis was named Lucy after the paleontologists' favorite song 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,' by the Beatles.
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  • The radioactive substance, Americanium - 241 is used in many smoke detectors.
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  • Rats and horses can't vomit.
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  • Some lions mate over 50 times a day.
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  • The longest place name still in use is: Taumatawhakatangihangaoauauotam-eteaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai-whenu a kitanatahu - a New Zealand hill.
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  • The volume of the Earth's moon is the same as the volume of the Pacific Ocean.
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