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    Fast Facts: Oct. 12

    A Goliath beetle weighs about the same as a hamster.

    Centipedes are carnivores but millipedes are vegetarians.

    Earthworms have five hearts.

    A snail breathes through its foot.

    The muscles that power a dragonfly’s wings make up 23 percent of its body weight.

    Wasps kill more people in the United States every year than snakes, spiders and scorpions combined.

    Bees are born fully grown.

    Termites eat wood twice as fast when listening to heavy metal music.

    The mayfly’s eggs take three years to hatch, and they live about six hours.

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