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The Daily Wildcat

The Daily Wildcat

 

    Fast Facts

    Most raindrops are round or doughnut shaped, not “”raindrop”” shaped.

    Clouds don’t float – they fall very, very slow.

    An estimated 16 million tons of rain fall to Earth every second.
    A cubic mile of fog contains less than a gallon of water.

    In ancient Rome, any house hit by lightning was considered consecrated.

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