While asteroid impacts were more common in the past, they aren’t as frequent today.
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fine body hair, which grows due to the body compensating for a lack of
fat and muscle to regulate heat.
As well as being the first asteroid discovered, Ceres is also the largest known asteroid at 933 kilometers (580 miles) across.
On the day he was shot, Lincoln told his bodyguard that he had dreamt he would be assassinated.
The original Star Wars premiered on just 32 screens across the U.S. in 1977. This was to produce buzz as the release widened to more theaters.
Soccer is the most favorite game in Egypt.
A cat has 244 bones in its entire body—even more than a human, who only has 206 bones.
There have been many ideas suggested as ways to avoid the unlikely but
potentially devastating impact of an asteroid collision with Earth,
these include using nuclear explosions to break the asteroid into
smaller pieces or other weapons to deflect it off course.
Cows have no upper front teeth. They press their sharp bottom teeth against the top hard palate of their mouth to cut blades of grass.