Since 1900, the United Kingdom has lost 13 species of bees, and a further 35 are
considered under threat of extinction. None are protected by law. Across
Europe nearly 1 in 10 wild bee species face extinction.
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adults, so family businesses can stay within those families.
The general population believes that anorexia isn’t a real disease. In
turn, people are afraid to ask for help because they feel ashamed or
don’t feel as though they’ll be taken seriously.
Unlike humans, cats are usually lefties. Studies indicate that their left paw is typically their dominant paw.
Argentina has the second-highest rate of anorexia in the world after Japan.
Canadians say "sorry" so much that a law was passed in 2009 declaring that an apology can’t be used as evidence of admission to guilt.
China has the most domesticated pigs in the world! The United States is the second.
Ancient Greece's boys went to school at the age of 7 if they lived in Athens, or went to the barracks if they lived in Sparta.
There are iron meteorites and stony meteorites. Iron meteorites have a
typical composition of 91% iron, 8.5% nickel and 0.5% cobalt. Stony
meteorites on the other hand have 36% oxygen, 26% iron, 18% silicon, 14%
magnesium, 1.5% aluminum, 1.4% nickel and 1.3% calcium.
Guinea fowl eats different types of worms, insects, reptiles, spiders,
berries, seed, tubers, roots and grains. It can survive prolonged period
of time without water.