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10 Crazy Facts of the Week!

This is a new segment filled with fun, crazy, weird, pointless facts for you to enjoy! 

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So! Here are your 10 Crazy Facts of the Week!

  1. Australia has over 10,000 beaches, this means that you could visit a different beach every day for 27 years!
  2. In China (2013), scientists were able to grow a human tooth from scratch using the stem cells out of urine!
  3. Put A Pillow In Your Fridge Day, is on the 29th May in Europe and USA and supposedly brings good look and wealth to the household.
  4. The longest time between two twins being born is 87 days!
  5. There is a glacier in Antartica called 'Blood Falls', which regularly pours out a red liquid, making it look as though the iceberg is bleeding. 


  6. Scientists say that a zombie apocalypse is possible, based on the recent discovery of certain brain parasites. But as of now, they only affect bugs.
  7. A Chicago high school, as a fundraiser, played Justin Bieber's 'Baby' in between classes and asked students to pay in order to stop it. They raised $1000 in just 3 days!
  8. For every human on earth, there are 1.6 million ants! All of those ants weight around the same weight as all of the humans put together.
  9. Armadillos almost always give birth to quadruplets!
  10. There are more fake flamingos than there are real ones!  

 

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