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Corals produce a natural sunscreen which chemists are trying to extract for use by humans.
The cheese industry calls holes in cheese "eyes". Any cheese without eyes is known as blind.
On Dec. 23 1975, President Gerald Ford signed the Metric Conversion Act, which finally gave official federal sanction for the U.S. to convert to using the metric system (but there was never a signed official deadline, which is why it has been an incredibly slow process!).
Iceland doesn't have a railway system or an army.
"BOLT-117"... The first laser guided bomb... actually saw service in Vietnam. They didnt have guidance pods on the aircraft, so a weapons officer would have to point a laser out the back seat of a moving F-4 Phantom to designate the target. Despite this, the weapon proved highly effective.
If you swam in a pool on the moon, the low gravity would enable you to leap out of the water like a dolphin, or run across its surface.
A number of Hitler's paintings were seized by the U.S. Army at the end of World War II. They were taken to the United States with other captured materials and are still held by the U.S. government, which has declined to allow them to be exhibited.
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