The first asteroid
The first asteroid was Ceres, discovered by Giuseppe Piazzi in 1801.
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Beeswax comes from abdomen glands of a worker bee, they use the wax to form the walls and caps of the comb.
Jamaican Jews are among the earliest inhabitants on the island, despite being predominantly Christian.
Dinosaurs lived on all the continents, including Antarctica.
The largest African elephant ever recorded was found in Angola, rocking
in at a massive 24,000 lb (11,000 kg), with a shoulder height of 3.96
meters (13.0 ft), and being at least a metre taller than the average
male African elephant!
The origins of Athens date back to 3000BC, making it one of the oldest cities in the world. It has been continuously habited for at least 3,000 years.
According to Greek mythology, the olive tree was given to Athens by the goddess Athena, and Greece is now the world’s third leading producer of olives.
A colony of bees consists of 20,000-60,000 honey bees and one queen.
It’s possible to brush your teeth too aggressively. Doing so can wear
down enamel and make teeth sensitive to hot and cold foods.