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Fun Fact of the Day

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March, 8 2021: In the Philippines, McDonald’s serves spaghetti.

March 5, 2021: At the equator, you would weigh less than if standing at one of the poles.

March 4, 2021: On average, 100 people choke to death on ballpoint pens every year.

March 3, 2021: McDonald’s once made bubblegum-flavored broccoli.

March 2, 2021: Honey does not spoil. You could feasibly eat 3000 year old honey.

March 1, 2021:The scientific term for brain freeze is “sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia”.

February 26, 2021: The town of Calama went without a single drop of rain from 1570 to 1971 more than 400 years!

February 25, 2021:  Movie trailers were originally shown after the movie, which is why they were called “trailers”.

February 24, 2021: A certain species of jellyfish has been deemed “immortal” by scientists.

February 23, 2021: An avalanche can travel up to 80 miles an hour.

February 22, 2021: Due to hot temperatures the iron will expand on the Eiffel Tower making it possible for it to grow up to 6 inches.

February 19, 2021: Ohio is the hometown of the famous inventor Thomas Edison. He grew up in Milan, Ohio.

February 18, 2021: The hottest temperature ever recorded on earth was 2 billion degrees kelvin, the sun is only 15 million kelvin!

February 17, 2021: Ohio gets it’s name from the Iroquois word ohi-yo, meaning “great river”.

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February 16, 2021: Giant Pandas eat approximately 28 pounds of bamboo a day – that’s over 5 tons per year!

February 12, 2021: Armadillo’s shells are actually bullet proof.

February 11, 2021: The footprints on the moon will be there for 100 million years.

February 10, 2021: Did you know it would only take one hour to drive to space?

February 9, 2021: Canada is south of Detroit (just look at a map).

February 8, 2021: There’s only one letter that doesn’t appear in any U.S. state name and it’s “Q”. 

February 5, 2021: Believe it or not no number from 1 to 999 includes the letter “a,b or c” in its word form.

February 4, 2021: The entire population of the world could fit in Los Angeles.

 

February 3, 2021: A million seconds is 12 days. A billion seconds is 31 years.