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Artist depiction of a megatsunami

Biggest tsunami ever recorded was in Lituya Bay, Alaska, it's height - astonishing 524 meters (1724 ft.)Read more...

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Dalmatian

Dalmatian puppies are born with a plain white coatRead more...

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Broken foot X-Ray

51,5% of human bones are located in hands and feetRead more...

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Frog

Some frogs vomit by throwing up their entire stomach and then wiping it off with its forearmsRead more...

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Pi pie

March 14 is celebrated as Pi Day to commemorate the mathematical constant πRead more...

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Infrared hummingbird

Hummingbirds are the only group of birds that can fly backwardsRead more...

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Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star and the Alphabet song have the same melodyRead more...

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Hiccup

A man named Charles Osborne had hiccups for approximately 68 YearsRead more...

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Skeleton of a blue whale

The tongue of a blue whale weighs around 2.7 tonnesRead more...

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