December 28, 1997 in Features

Trivia

L.M. Boyd Crown Syndicate
 
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Only creature known that chews its food with its legs is the horseshoe crab.

Jupiter’s moon, Ganymede, is only 4 percent the size of Jupiter. Earth’s moon, Moon, is 27 percent the size of Earth. So there.

Q. When in time was it exactly “12345678”?

A. At twelve thirty-four o’clock on May 6, 1978. Otherwise written: 12:34 5/6/78. Such a sequence won’t occur again until 2078.

You can expect your kangaroo to survive only about seven years. That’s the “in captivity” average.


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