FACT OF THE DAY
November 26 2022
Hummingbirds are so agile and have such good control that they can fly backwards.
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When the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre in 1911, one of the suspects was Picasso.
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Even if you eat food while standing on your head, it will still make it to your stomach.
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February 11 2023
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February 10 2023
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February 9 2023
The Olympics used to award medals for art.
February 8 2023
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February 7 2023
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February 6 2023
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February 5 2023
The cornea is the only living tissue in the body that doesn't contain blood vessels.
February 4 2023
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February 3 2023
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February 2 2023
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February 1 2023
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January 31 2023
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January 30 2023
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January 29 2023
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January 28 2023
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January 27 2023
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January 26 2023
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January 25 2023