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    Fast Facts

    • Human hair is as strong as aluminum.
  • Six weeks after an aluminium can is recycled, it’s back on the shelf in the form of a new can.
  • Elvis Presley got a C in his eighth-grade music class.
  • Malaria is the most destructive disease in human history.
  • When a waitress draws a happy face on a check, tips go up 18 percent. When a waiter does, tips increase only 3 percent.
  • Forty percent of nurses say they wouldn’t want their family treated in hospitals where they work.
  • Marriage makes a woman more likely to become depressed. Men are less likely.
  • Nearly all boys grow as tall as their mothers.
  • Identical twins always have the same blood type.
  • Aristotle first purposed the idea that there was a continent at the South Pole.
  • Accident rates rise 10 percent in the first week of daylight savings time.
  • James Madison was the first president to wear long pants instead of knee breeches.
  • Jupiter is large enough to fit all the planets in the solar system inside it.
  • If you don’t remove an avocado’s pit, it won’t turn black, even when you peel it.
  • Horses can’t sit.
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