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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More people speak French in Africa than do those in France.
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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.
In Denmark, there are twice as many pigs as there are people.
Abraham Lincoln never belonged to an organized church. He read the Bible daily, but he never joined an organized church in his lifetime.
Both the world’s tallest and largest land animals both come from Africa.
They are the Giraffe and African elephant.
Between birth and death, the human body goes from having 300 bones, to just 206.
The Roman – Persian wars are the longest in history, lasting over 680 years. They began in 54 BC and ended in 628 AD.