Jamaica is the Caribbean's biggest english speaking island. Although english is the national language, most individuals talk Patois, an English Creole with powerful impacts from West Africa.
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African elephants are the largest land animals in the world today.
Only worker bees sting, and only if they feel threatened and they die
once they sting. Queens have a stinger, but they don't leave the hive to
help defend it. It is estimated that 1100 honey bee stings are required
to be fatal.
There are over 800 different cattle breeds recognized worldwide. Beef breeds are raised for their meat and dairy breeds are raised to produce milk.
Some dinosaurs tails were over 45 feet long. Most dinosaurs had long tails that helped them to keep their balance when running.
Most Ancient Egyptian pyramids were built as tombs for pharaohs and their families. To date, over 130 pyramids have been discovered in Egypt.
The first cow to fly in an airplane was Elm Farm Olliein
February 1930. (Incidentally also the first cow to be milked on an airplane.)
Anorexia is considered the most deadly mental illness because a high
number of people who struggle with the disease without treatment
Worldwide, the airline industry generates about US$700 billion.
Ninety-eight percent of adoptions that take place in Japan are of male
adults, so family businesses can stay within those families.
A person who studies dinosaurs is known as a paleontologist.