Time: did you knows

  1. Female condors lays a single egg once every 2 years

  2. Pandas spend 12 hours a day eating bamboo

  3. The spikes of a newborn hedgehog begin to appear within 24 hours

  4. Camels can drink 94 litres (25 gallons) of water in less than 3 minutes

  5. Americans consume over 10 billion bowls of soup each year

  6. A 15th anniversary is called a quindecennial

  7. A nanosecond is one billionth of a second

  8. A bumble bee flaps its wings at 160 times a second

  9. Flies can react to an object it sees and change direction in less than 30 milliseconds

  10. A queen bee can lay up to 3,000 eggs in one day

  11. Queen termites can live up to 50 years

  12. All hurricanes form over the sea and can last up to 10 days

  13. 8.5 million tons of water evaporates from the Dead Sea every day

  14. Sharks have been on Earth for over 400 million years

  15. Warthogs live for 15 years

  16. When baby polar bear cubs are born they cannot see or hear for their first month

  17. A woodpecker can peck 20 times a second

  18. England's Stonehenge is over 5,000 years old

  19. The Eiffel Tower is repainted every 7 years

  20. Dark roasted coffee beans contain less caffeine than medium roasted ones (the longer a coffee is roasted the more caffeine is burns off)



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