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  • 26 - No piece of square dry paper can be folded more than 7 times in half.
  • 55 - Wild turkeys can run at speeds of up to 25 miles per hour.
  • 179 - elephants are the only mammals that can't jump
  • 27 - The sloth moves so slowly that green algae can grow undisturbed on its fur.
  • 60 - Our sun and the surrounding planets orbit around the center of the Milky Way galaxy once every 250 million years.
  • 6 - 1 in 5,000 north Atlantic lobsters are born bright blue.
  • 360 - A hen laying its egg is a stage in its menstrual cycle.
  • 12 - In the average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the equator.
  • 57 - The red-pink fleshy growth on the head and upper neck of the turkey is called a caruncle.
  • 8478 - Hot water cleans better than cold water because it has a higher saturation point and increased kinetic activity. This results in faster dissolution of what you're trying to clean off.

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