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    Hippos

    With their sparse coats of hair, one would think that hippos are prone to terrible sunburns, but that's not the case at all. A reddish-orange, infection-fighting perspiration called "hippo sweat" or "blood sweat" absorbs UV rays and acts as an antibiotic sunscreen!
    suan suan
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Apr 14, 2010

    Go Ahead

    Go ahead and teach me a useless fact.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Apr 19, 2010

    Snapple Cap

    I love learning useless facts esp when I crack open a snapple bottle and read them. The funny thing is I usually can't remember the facts. But, I still like looking at them, anyway.
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe
    22-25
    Jun 8, 2011

    Got Clay?

    Did you know that nasa has special Californian clay supplements for the astronauts to eat to maintain bone density in space.e
    suan suan
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2010

    Banannas

    There is only one species of bananas.
    JMAdventuring JMAdventuring
    22-25
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2010
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