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Deskarati Fun Fact

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There are so many different kind of apples, that if you ate a new one everyday, it would take over 20 years to try them all.

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Dinosaur Fun Fact

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The time difference between when Stegosaurus and Tyrannosaurus lived on Earth is greater than the time difference between Tyrannosaurus and now.

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Did You Know?

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The name of the TIME magazine actually stands for “The International Magazine of Events.”

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Flowering Sunflower heads don’t track the Sun

A common misconception is that flowering sunflower heads track the Sun across the sky. Although immature flower buds exhibit this behaviour, the mature flowering heads point in a fixed (and typically easterly) direction throughout the day.¬†This old misconception was disputed … Continue reading

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A can of diet coke will float in water, while a can of regular coke will sink.

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