The majority of the known asteroids
The majority of the known asteroids in the Solar System orbit the Sun in
a band between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. This band is commonly
referred to as the Asteroid Belt.
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The smallest bee is a type of stingless worker bee that's about 2.1 mm
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