We all know that the ocean is salty, but have you ever wondered how much salt is in there? About 97 percent of all the water on Earth is found

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It’s a smell that anyone with a working olfactory system will immediately recognize, the scent of fresh rain. What happens after a new rainstorm to make the air smell so

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Putting certain pesky physics and geological principles aside, if you drilled a hole through the middle of the Earth from one side to the other and jumped in, how long

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A study published in the journal Science in August 2017 determined that the elusive Greenland Shark is the world’s longest-living vertebrate at 272 years old. The sharks live in the

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A very large bee in the Himalayas makes honey unlike any other bee in the world. The honey it produces is a hallucinogen. But the fun doesn’t stop there. It’s

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There happens to be a fish that lives in one of the hottest, most inhospitable environments in the world. What is even more amazing is that this particular fish only

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It’s one of the rarest flowering plants in the world and also one of the smelliest. The Amorphophallus titanium, which is better known by its morbid name of the “corpse

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Sand dunes are usually associated with the desert, but there is one place far from the heat that has them, and of all places they’re in Alaska. These sand dunes

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The Coco de mer palm, native to the Seychelles off the coast of Africa, have the largest seed in the plant kingdom. A single one of its seeds can weigh

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The opossum often gets maligned as being nothing but common vermin that resembles a large rat. While the image of the opossum doesn’t help its cause, it is a quite

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They will soon grace platters and be smothered in gravy, but why don’t we give the turkey some love before that happens.  Here’s some facts about the bird that will

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